Maybe the city really is is getting tough on crime in the River Market neighborhood after the the highly publicized recent car jackings. One thing is for sure: they are getting tough on parking tickets in the same area where the carjackings occurred. It’s all about maintaining order. Let somebody park outside a designated space and the next thing you know, they’ll be carjacking somebody.

Read a commuter’s sad story about the aggressive parking cops on the jump.


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