Barclays Center police jurisdiction in question

Questions are being raised over what NYPD precinct will have police jurisdiction around the new Barclays Center. According to Councilwoman Letitia James (D-35th District), the arena falls within the boundaries

News 12 Staff

Mar 9, 2012, 11:33 PM

Updated 4,425 days ago

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Barclays Center police jurisdiction in question
Questions are being raised over what NYPD precinct will have police jurisdiction around the new Barclays Center. According to Councilwoman Letitia James (D-35th District), the arena falls within the boundaries of the 77th and 88th precincts. However, 78th Precinct headquarters are only a few blocks away. James says the NYPD should place a police annex near the arena to house officers from all three jurisdictions.


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