Cops told festivalgoers to keep their clothes on and the Internet flipped out

RCMP statement asked that people attending Craven festival “please do so while wearing clothes”

RCMP Staff Sgt. Craig Cleary / Global News

Their statement was picked up by national and international media…

And some people were less than stoked.

Some called out the RCMP for adopting a tone of rape culture…

Or questioned their reasoning for body policing.

The RCMP reported one complaint of public nudity.

And some people thought they weren’t going far enough…

While others offered their own solutions.