Pot cops sport marijuana-leaf uniforms
The Local · 28 Oct 2010, 15:49
Published: 28 Oct 2010 15:49 GMT+02:00
The authorities in Germany have long been known for their tolerant approach towards the appearance of the police – frequently allowing officers to have pierced ears, ponytails and scruffy stubble.
But the unmistakable marijuana leaf badges and insignia could make some drivers wonder if they’ve taken a toke themselves.
Though possession of small amounts of marijuana has essentially been decriminalized in Germany, driving while high still carries stiff penalties.