In the criminal justice system, candy cane assaults are considered especially heinous.— NYPD 19th Precinct (@NYPD19Pct) December 6, 2019
In New York City, the dedicated detective who investigates these vicious crimes is a member of an elite squad & is known as #PeteOnTheBeat. These are his stories. #DunDun pic.twitter.com/LUMGs4n8E4
You've heard of Elf on the Shelf, now meet Pete on the Beat! Police officers at New York's 19th precinct repurposed the elf for a Christmas campaign by giving him a tiny uniform and putting him in all kinds of situations, from meeting the boss to giving Christmas safety tips to hanging Christmas decorations.