US: Chicago police accused of racist use of ‘bait trucks’ tactic
August 10, 2018 | Middle East | No Comments|
The Chicago police department has been accused of targeting some of the city’s poorest communities with a controversial tactic.
Local activists say police are entrapping young black men with a so-called “bait truck”, which is parked on the road with expensive products and left unattended.
Al Jazeera’s John Hendren reports from Chicago.