PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — “If you teach the people in these rental agencies what to look for, you may just key on the right guy and stop an event like this.”
That is what Former NYPD Commissioner Bernard Kerik told The Rich Zeoli Show on 1210 WPHT.
“The NYPD and the FBI, over the last few years since this stuff happened in London and Nice, France, have gone around to more than 150 rental agencies to tell employees, there are certain things you can do and ask,” Kerik said.
Asking them things like here they are going, what kind of material they are looking to transport is profiling, but not racially. It’s “criminal profiling,” just like what is done in the Tel Aviv airport.
When asked if he believes if these agencies have a responsibility to bring in people to train their employees, Kerik responded “If I was Home Depot today, I would have been wondering if I