POLITICS
07/27/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Police Turn To Foot Patrols As Gas Prices Rise

People around here are seeing a lot more of Officer Robert Stewart.

Following strict new orders, he frequently leaves his squad car, hopping out to visit a bartender, then a barber, then a bank teller who squealed and clapped her hands, demanding to see the latest photograph of his son.

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