This does not sound like a very good plan. Cops have worked and prevented crimes for years based on tips from the public concerning crime in the planning stage. I suppose this will take things one step farther and will most likely end up arresting innocent people on "suspicion". Most likely, lawsuits will follow. I have had the utmost respect for the Chief, but I think he is really on the wrong track here and the police will continue to lose respect from those who they are paid to protect.
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