Squeegee Men

Bratton: NYC Crime Is Down, Media Hype Is Not TruePolice Commissioner Bill Bratton said Thursday that he absolutely wants to rebut the terror the news media has created about crime.
Bratton Dismisses Report Of Return Of 'Squeegee Men,' Says They'll Be 'Taken Care Of'Longtime New Yorkers will recall the problem: Vagrants accosting drivers at stop lights, spraying windshields of cars, wiping them down and then demanding cash.
Bloomberg Says Returning Squeegee Men Will Be Wiped AwayMost folks consider them a nuisance. They come ambling up to your car and start wiping down your windshield, whether you want them to or not.