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Mayor's 2017-2018 Budget: Public Safety and Community Policing

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Mayor Barry’s budget includes support for public safety and community policing. Specifically:

  1. $4 million for 22 new community police officers, plus 3 new patrol officers in every precinct to address population growth
  2. $15 million in capital dollars for digital video cameras and dash cameras for police and vehicles
  3. $1.9 million includes complete funding for for EMS medic units and 14 new fire recruits and fire inspectors