N.J. State Police Rib Connecticut Counterparts Over Pumping Their Own Gas

Here’s something a little bit on the light side for your Friday, Save Jerseyans….

Full-service gas is a peculiar New Jersey institution. Some politicians (including our friend Declan O’Scanlon) have proposed transitioning to self-service like most of the rest of the country but, at least for now, that’s against the law and polls suggest a strong majority of New Jerseyans want self-serve to remain illegal.

Even the N.J. State Police agree. Here’s out they responded to social media ribbing from their Connecticut counterparts via Facebook on Thursday:

So, @ct_state_police Tpr. Cummings wanted to know if we pump our own gas when fueling our troop cars or if we have…

Posted by New Jersey State Police on Thursday, March 30, 2017

Whoever’s managing the N.J. State Police’s social media isn’t getting paid enough.