This ‘Making A Murderer’ Parody Imagines What ‘COPS’ Would Be Like Filmed In Manitowoc County

In the wake of the juggernaut success of Netflix’s Making a Murderer, people have Very Important Opinions on whether or not subject Steven Avery actually did the crime he’s sitting in jail for. But regardless of which side of the coin you fall on when it comes to Avery’s presumed innocence or lack thereof, it’s hard to make the argument that the police investigation into Teresa Halbach’s murder and subsequent trial wasn’t an unmitigated disaster.

YouTube channel Dirty Cues took on the shady bungling of the Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Office by putting together this timely parody that follows around two Manitowoc officers through the eyes of the seminal law enforcement reality series COPS, on what must ostensibly be an average day for them. You know, just going about their usual business of terrorizing innocent citizens, blackmailing, and evidence planting — pretty much par for the course if you’ve watched the documentary series.

Now Watch: Who Does Steven Avery Think Killed Teresa Halbach?