Cy Vance takes a big step back toward the bad old days

Arrests for turnstile-jumping in the subways are down 26 percent since last September, but that’s still not enough for Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance Jr. So he’s announced that his office will no longer prosecute the vast majority of fare-beaters, unless they pose a clear risk to public safety. How wrong-headed is the move? Well, even…

Arrests for turnstile-jumping in the subways are down 26 percent since last September, but that’s still not enough for Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance Jr. So he’s announced that his office will no longer prosecute the vast majority of fare-beaters, unless they pose a clear risk to public safety. How wrong-headed is the move? Well, even...

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