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Local police department uses social media a little differently

Posted: 3:10 PM, Sep 16, 2016
Updated: 2016-09-17 14:16:01Z

A Facebook post on the Bath Township Police Department page has grabbed a lot of attention lately.

 

The sarcastic post urges people to bring their meth to the department to test for Zika virus. Not a lot of people were entirely pleased with the post though, causing the department to post this in response:

 

The posts themselves illustrate how police departments are utilizing social media differently to grab attention from the public. While the post was sarcastic, the department wanted to bring a new light to narcotic addiction.