‘Stop and frisk’ is a police tactic nobody needs

Stop and frisk achieved wide notoriety in New York before it was discontinued there in 2014. If the idea is to revive it now and spread it to other cities — especially our own — let’s get this straight: It’s not needed, and there are better ways to fight crime.

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Beware of fake IRS phone calls

Nellie and Charles Khanamoko talk about a fake call they received claiming to be from the IRS demanding immediate payment or arrest. Both the IRS and police say it is a common scam and the IRS never calls first. They mail letters. (Star-Telegram/Rodger Mallison)
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Beware of fake IRS phone calls 1:52

Beware of fake IRS phone calls

Burglars hit Camp Bowie businesses 1:46

Burglars hit Camp Bowie businesses

Neighbors worried after Arlington shooting 0:36

Neighbors worried after Arlington shooting

TCU DE Carraway says team needs to force more turnovers 0:45

TCU DE Carraway says team needs to force more turnovers

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