Photo of the Day: New Zealand Police Launch Viral Street Art Campaign


One of three street ads to recruit new more hip younger cops to the New Zealand Police on February 6, 2012. (Simon Oosterman/Flickr)

"The street ads used the distinctive stenciling style of Banksy, an English street artist known for his satirical political and social commentary, often about police", explains Simon Oosterman in his background story on this viral advertisment campaign for the New Zealand Police.

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