Chicago police under fire after 'bait truck' used to lure thieves

Chicago police under fire after 'bait truck' used to lure thieves
 

Police in the US city of Chicago say they will "take a hard look" at their use of "bait trucks" to catch thieves following criticism from activists.
Video posted on social media last week showed residents confronting police officers about a white unmarked truck.
Activists say it was filled with designer shoes and left partially open to entrap groups of young people.
But the police say the truck was used to target thieves who had been breaking into freight containers at a rail yard.
"At the end of the day, just because it's out there and it's not yours, that doesn't... read more

 
10 August 2018 in World News, Views: 47
Source: BBC
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