Police in Western Australia have caught criticism after posting pictures on social media that showed a minuscule amount of marijuana, confiscated after a drug dog operation at a bus station.
— Morley Police (@MorleyPol) October 29, 2015
@MorleyPol Good use of police resources on this major bust, and to think, they could have almost rolled a WHOLE JOINT with this amount.
— Alex Della Croce (@Somerandomchap) October 30, 2015
@MorleyPol What’s next – Busting pensioners without a proper bus fare? Rounding up jaywalkers? Your entire twitter feed is an embarrassment.
— Adam (@b1skit) October 30, 2015
@MorleyPol that looks like really, really shitty pot….thank god you saved them from a life of moderate enjoyment and snacking.
— Findlay Hilchie (@FindlayH) October 30, 2015
@MorleyPol I literally just signed into twitter for the first time in over a year to ask: Could you please spend my taxes on something else?
— Graham (@ChilledRedHead) October 30, 2015
Morley Police have yet to respond to accusations they used resources poorly. We have contacted them for comment, although to be fair, their feed has retweeted a few useful public service announcements: