State Senator Eric Adams
State Senator Eric Adams likened the app to having a community watch group right on your cell phone.
Community leaders are banding together to encourage gun buyback programs across Brooklyn.
“The fact of the matter is that 96 percent of shooting victims are people of color, yet the community leaders are not speaking out about this. We’d like to hear from them,” Kelly said.
The FDNY’s so-called “crash tax” has some new opponents. A couple of state and local lawmakers are stepping in to try to stop a plan to charge drivers for accidents.