A 4-year-old Georgia boy became a police officer just in time for a busy Halloween night.
A video posted on Facebook by the mother of Jason Johnson, Jr., shows the boy being deputized by a Henry County deputy this week. Jason plans to be a police officer for Halloween so it’s only fitting that he was sworn-in with enough time to be prepare for the holiday.
Before receiving his badge, Jason was asked to “promise to be a good boy, to listen, to obey, uphold the law, be a good citizen and make the badge proud.”
Jason first thought about being King Kong for Halloween but the costume was too big, his mother Cassie Rich said.
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One reason he wanted to be a police officer was because an uncle who Jason thinks is “really cool” also works in public safety as a firefighter, she told The Telegraph.