Brownsville awarded $600K to improve public safety

Brownsville has been awarded $600,000 in federal funds to help improve public safety. The Department of Justice announced this week that the neighborhood is among

BROOKLYN - Brownsville has been awarded $600,000 in federal funds to help improve public safety.

The Department of Justice announced this week that the neighborhood is among 15 locations nationwide to receive a portion of more than $11 million in award money to help combat increasing crime.

Brownsville is the only New York City location to receive the funding.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Barre originates from ballet, and similarly aims to 1 Ready, Set, Fit: Barre
The MTA announced the 3 station in East 2 MTA: 3 train station to reopen in March
Three people are accused of breaking into the 3 3 accused of breaking into Brooklyn laundromat
Tensions are high for some public school parents 4 Bushwick parents calling out DOE for charter school plans
An 8-year-old who has shown his appreciation for 5 8-year-old spreads police appreciation message

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE