Originally Posted by MrsLMB
This reminds me of a true story. Many years ago a convenience store in San Diego County asked the police to stop coming into their store every day (they went in for coffee, doughnuts, snacks, etc.) because it was "driving their customers away." I would not want the kind of customers that would be kept away by police merely being there! Anyway, the police obliged, and next thing you knew, the store was asking them to come back because they started getting robbed! Duh!