Quote Originally Posted by iris lilies View Post
well, but—those tactics have been used in my city, to round up badnicks with warrants. They had already committed the crimes, the “you have won a prize” ruse was to locate them.

We do have occasional discussions on Nextdoor about bait cars put out for car thieves, but
I don’t know how prevalent is this practice of the cops. I don’t think is IS prevalent.

It depends on the cop that gets the car. My relative got the car that KC used and was involved in lots of busts with it. When another dept tried to take the car, it went away, as it was linked to them, specifically.