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Resource ID: #3596
Subject: Police
Source: CBS News West 57th Street
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Date: 5/14/1986

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CBS News West 57th Street examines the U.S. Marshals Service's sting operations to catch fugitives; The Fugitive Investigative Task Force (FIST) received a lot of publicity for successful sting operations, but West 57th found that the operation was far less effective than reported; they arrested mostly petty crooks who were back on the streets in a few days, May 14, 1988.

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