auto trade option "attack thieves" doesnt work for me

I want the bot to kill the npc thieves and the introduction says :
Attack spawned thieves

  • Attack thieves in a specified radius around the transport.

  • In order for this option to work you must use “Stay off transport” or “Remount transport”.

Unfortunatly that doesnt work. The bot wont attack them and just continues to move.
My settings: