Is it time to end police traffic stops?

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FILE – In this Nov. 12, 2012 file photo, a Sacramento Police Officer makes a traffic stop in Sacramento, Calif. The California Supreme Court is set to issue a ruling on police authority to conduct searches. The decision expected Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, will address police power to search people during traffic stops. At issue is whether police must first make an arrest for a traffic violation before conducting a search or can conduct a search beforehand as long as the person is later arrested, even for an unrelated crime. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Chicago Tribune columnist Steve Chapman joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain why he thinks police officers should no longer enforce traffic violations and use modern technology as an alternative in the city.

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