Officer Arresting Young Man

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. What better way to show someone you DON’T love them anymore than by turning them into police. Sounds like a trap? Sounds crazy? Or maybe it’s exactly what an ex who did you wrong deserves? Abington police are hoping this trend will help them get some criminals off the street. Abington is calling the initiative the “Valentine’s Day Special” and we’ll run down exactly how it works below.

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Officer Arresting Young Man

  • What is the Valentine's Day Special?

    The Valentine’s Day special is asking anyone who has an ex with a warrant to turn them into police. โ€œJust give us a call with their location and weโ€™ll take care of the rest!โ€ Abington Police wrote.
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  • How does it work?

    According to the post, “Do you have an ex-valentine that you know has warrants? Or maybe theyโ€™re driving around drunk๐Ÿป or with drugs๐Ÿ’Š on board. This year, we have a very special gift for them!๐ŸŽ” All you have to do is call Abington police โ˜Ž๏ธ781-878-3232โ˜Ž๏ธ

    'We would love to meet them': Abington PD asking singles to turn in their exes with arrest warrants

    ABINGTON, Mass. - Authorities in one Plymouth County town are offering a "Valentine's Day Special" for anyone willing to turn in an ex-lover who may have warrants against them. "Just give us a call with their location and we'll take care of the rest!" Abington Police wrote in a tongue-and-cheek social media post.

  • What does the "winner" of the Valentine's Day Special get?

    In the tongue in cheek Facebook post, the Abington police said:

    “This special holiday offer comes with…
    ๐Ÿš” FREE Transportation
    ๐Ÿ› Secure Accommodations
    ๐Ÿž FREE Dinner
    ๐Ÿ“ธ A professional set of photos weโ€™ll share all over the internet
    โฌ‡๏ธ And a very special set of bracelets!โฌ‡๏ธ
  • Do you have to live in Abington to participate?

    No. According to the post, “Not in Abington? A department near you would be glad to assist!”

    Police Department | Abington MA

    Abington Police Department 215 Central Street Abington, MA 02351 Phone: (781) 878-3232 Emergency: 9-1-1

  • Don't have an ex with a warrant? Pass this info along to someone who does

    Call Abington police non emergency number at 781-878-3232.

    'We would love to meet them': Abington PD asking singles to turn in their exes with arrest warrants

    ABINGTON, Mass. - Authorities in one Plymouth County town are offering a "Valentine's Day Special" for anyone willing to turn in an ex-lover who may have warrants against them. "Just give us a call with their location and we'll take care of the rest!" Abington Police wrote in a tongue-and-cheek social media post.