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Be careful when you get gas. There’s a new technique called ‘sliding’ being used to rob citizens

Be careful when you get gas. There’s a new technique called ‘sliding’ being used to rob citizens

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“Sliding,” a new type of crime popular among purse snatchers, is on the rise. When you hear the term “sliders,” what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Some might think of sliding doors, or delicious mini hamburgers sold during happy hour. Few people connect the term with criminal activity. Unfortunately, the term is being used more and more often by law enforcement when describing a new type of purse snatching. But what is it? Sliding is a new technique being used to steal purses and other valuables from vehicles. Since 2013, sliding has been used by purse snatchers as a method to steal from unsuspecting victims. Not only is the crime easy to pull off, but it is carried out without the victim ever seeing the culprit. The crime itself plays out when a motorist drives up to a gas station