NONE of you brought bullets?

October 22, 2009

Blog Guy, you’re an expert on police operations around the world, right?


So I was wondering, what are the very best and very worst police departments? I’m counting on you.

The worst may be these police in Mumbai.

Check out this photo. Looks like all of them are groping for bullets while balancing their rifles between their knees, with the barrels pointed up towards their faces.

It seems like a Deputy Barney Fife moment if ever there was one. I have another photo taken 20 seconds later, but it’s a bit grisly to use here.

And the very best unit?

I’d have to say the Dominican Republic Police Department, which appears to be made up entirely of models in skimpy bikinis. I believe the officer saluting here is a captain.

She’s a COP?  Man, I’d like to cop…

Stop right there! This is a sophisticated blog, Buster, so just keep those cheap pool hall lines to yourself!

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Above: Policemen prepare to fire their weapons to pay homage to their fallen colleagues on Police Commemoration Day in Mumbai October 21, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Below: A model displays a creation by Puerto Rico designer Ecliptica at a fashion show during the Dominicana fashion week in Santo Domingo, October 20, 2009. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

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She is the very model of a modern police capitan …

Posted by Beth | Report as abusive

Looks like a “Don’t touch, don’t tell” moment for the Mumbai police force :)

Posted by Young Werther | Report as abusive

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Posted by uberVU – social comments | Report as abusive

hands down it’s the detroit police dept. it’s truly unbelievable how bad they are…

Posted by sparty b | Report as abusive

Oh, the mumbai police can be bad alright, but much better than Delhi police… so, now you know…

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive

but Detroit cops are excellent dancers! I saw on YouTube…

Posted by Tina | Report as abusive

Goodness, the Mumbai police still carry Lee Enfield rifles?
Those were designed before WWI.

More importantly, how do I get frisked by the constables for the Dominican Republic?

Posted by Titus Oates | Report as abusive

I could not agree more that the Dominican police is the best, at least from the pictures. The key question is where they carry the handcuffs, the badges and the guns…

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