This police car has one very small, but crucial error. Many of your first instincts may well be ‘Photoshop.’ After all, 2014 has seen a lady with 3 breasts and more UFO’s than a centipede could count on its legs.
To be fair, South Yorkshire Police also thought it was a Photoshop when the image started to circulate on Twitter.
But the misspelled police car is definitely for real, they finally admitted, and they’ve blamed the spelling error on the manufacturer.
Twitter has already gone to town on this.
@UKCopHumour that's cos I is inside!
— CJ ⚓ sos (@CoastalJoe1) December 2, 2014
Dear South Yorkshire Police, we love you guys and we know times are tough, but dropping the "i" from "Police" is … pic.twitter.com/hY8ajvLVp8
— UK Cop Humour (@UKCopHumour) December 2, 2014
A spokesperson said ‘The spelling error was identified immediately by staff who took delivery of a new batch of police vehicles, which came already completed with livery from the manufacturer.
‘The error was rectified the following day and the vehicle never left police premises. This was the only error in the batch delivered.’