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Colorado cops slammed for tweet of Santa getting his concealed carry permit

Added 12-04-21 04:18:03am EST - “The picture showed a white-haired and bearded Kris Kringle wearing a Christmas-themed shirt as he sat with a staff member of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office.” - Nypost.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Nypost.com: “Colorado cops slammed for tweet of Santa getting his concealed carry permit”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Did you know the El Paso County Sheriff's Office has issued 49,750 Concealed Handgun Permits with another 2,560 awaiting to be issued?

A sheriff’s office in Colorado tweeted a photo of someone dressed as Saint Nick getting his concealed carry permit, sparking outrage from some who slammed the post as insensitive.

The picture showed a white-haired and bearded Kris Kringle wearing a Christmas-themed shirt under red overalls as he sat with a staff member of the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office.

“Guess who came in to receive his Concealed Handgun Permit today?” the tweet read, along with a Santa-face emoji. “Did you know the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office has issued 49,750 Concealed Handgun Permits with another 2,560 awaiting to be issued?”

Social media users were quick to lash out, slamming the idea that Father Christmas would want a concealed carry permit as his own holiday present.

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