Police in Haymarket, Virginia, are threatening something scarier than a ticket if you speed through town: A call home.
A flashing sign posted in a 25 mph zone starts off with an expected and easy-to-ignore message: "Slow down."
Then, it continues: "We will call your mom."
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"We have been receiving many laughs and compliments," the department said in a Facebook post on Friday.