NYPD Leaving Stray Cash, Cigarettes Around To See If You’ll Steal Them | Talking Points Memo

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.


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