Mayor Bill de Blasio: $27 million to be used for NYCHA security cameras

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The funding is in response to the stabbings of two children in Brooklyn.

Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced $27 million in funding to install security cameras at 49 public housing buildings across the city.

The plan includes several NYCHA complexes in the Bronx, and comes in response to the double stabbing of two young children in a housing authority building elevator in Brooklyn.

The stabbing claimed the life of a 6-year-old boy and seriously injured a...

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