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News: This Just in, The Seattle Police are THE BEST – Here’s Why

Photo Credit: Adweek

Doritos. Yes the Seattle Police Department handed out 1,000 bags of Doritos during Hempfest to remind everyone how to conduct themselves now that Marijuana is legal.

I don’t know about you, but I’m feelin’ twenty two I LOVE FREE STUFF. I love free food. If the police give me free food…well I guess I love the police. I’m pretty upset I didn’t get any free Doritos while I was in Seattle like two weeks ago. Sigh.

The Seattle Police Department has been all the rage ever since they started tweeting good natured, it’s-clear-that-an-actual-human-wrote-this kind of stuff.

The Doritos bag followed suite saying:

Photo Credit: Adweek

Doritos was not formally involved in this stunt, but Jonah Spangenthal-Lee, a former police reporter who consults with the Seattle PD’s social-media team told Forbes that they probably weren’t upset about it:

“Doritos makes taco shells for Taco Bell, which pretty much exclusively caters to the stoned-and-up-late-crowd at this point,” he says, “so I don’t think so.”

Well played Seattle. Well played.

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