Meanwhile in Canada, In the spirit of the holidays, Abbotsford BC police are sending Christmas cards to gangsters and drug dealers featuring the police chief dressed as Santa in tactical gear.

The card says: "We believe it is never too late to make a better choice for your life. For the sake of your family & for your own sake, consider 2013 the year you choose a new & better life. Make your New Year’s resolution now! We’re here to help."

The cards are being sent to "prolific offenders, property offenders and persons known for drug and gang activity," said police in a news release Monday.