Raleigh begging citations map

November 17, 2011 

Panhandling arrests in Raleigh have increased, causing beggars to spread to far-flung spots to ask for change. Through Oct. 12, Raleigh police had issued at least 372 begging-without-a-permit citations. That total is already a five-year high – 19 more than all of last year’s arrests combined and more than twice the total from 2008.

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