He asked for help from police to get other drivers to play it safe and stop taking pictures.
"I try to avoid this because not only is it illegal, but also unsafe," Lawrence told the CBC.
He continued his drive, then noticed flashing lights behind him.
“I pulled over, jumped out and I asked the OPP (Ontario Provincial Police) officer, ‘Is everything OK?,’” Lawrence said.
The officer told him that she just wanted a picture.
Lawrence, who has been putting on the Batman costume for 20 years, says it isn't the first time, or the last, for posing with police, CBC reported.
Video of the Dark Knight, police encounter was posted to Reddit.
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