Steel City derby: 'No you can't wee in my hat' - Police in jokey message to Sheffield football fans

Police have a message for Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday fans ahead of the Steel City derby tonight - You can't wee in our helmets.

Friday, 12th January 2018, 4:24 pm
Updated Friday, 12th January 2018, 4:25 pm

The South Yorkshire force issued the jokey message earlier this evening, along with a message for fans to stay safe.

They tweeted: "Families are divided, friendships are put on hold, banter is at a high. Let's have a good event, stay safe and NO you can't wee in my hat."

The tweet from police.

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The message is an allusion to the theory that a pregnant woman can legally relieve herself anywhere she wants – even in a police officer's hat.

The tweet from police.