To ward off scam artists, police lobbies can be safe space for Craigslist swaps

  • by: DINESH RAMDE , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 29, 2014 - 4:54 PM

RACINE, Wis. — When Branden Kerr recently arranged to sell a video game console on Craigslist, he suggested to the buyer that they conduct the swap at a Milwaukee police station. The buyer, who'd previously agreed to the deal, replied by text that he was no longer interested.

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