Crawley's Chief Inspector popped out to buy cakes for her hardworking team - and ended up arresting a shoplifter.
District Commander Rosie Ross described on Twitter how she went out to buy some tasty treats for her officers earlier today.
While on her cake-buying trip however, Ch Insp Ross ended up apprehending a thief, she said.
She said: "Caught in the act.
"Thanks to response officers for assisting with transport."
Ch Insp Ross serves as district commander for Crawley and Mid Sussex.