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Louisiana police accidentally use “Purge Siren” to signal coronavirus curfew

1 month ago   |   By NME

A siren made familiar by the horror film The Purge was used by the police department of Crowley, Louisiana to notify Acadia Parish residents of the start of a coronavirus -enforced curfew.
Citizens complained about the similarity of the sirens, recognisable from the film in which for a 12-hour period all crimes are allowed - the beginning of which is signalled by a distinguished siren sound.
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