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Tactics Used by the NYPD to Catch Thieves Criticized

NEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes the bait is a small amount of cash in a stray wallet. Or a credit card. Even a pack of cigarettes can do the trick.

Police in New York City leave the items unattended — on subway platforms, on park benches, in cars — and wait to see if someone grabs them.

H/T John Ross

Source: AP. Read full article. (link)

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  • John Galt||

    Just like the legend of Vlad Tepes and the golden cup. All that's missing is the public impalement.

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