Frostburg University Police To Patrol City Streets After Deaths

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Frostburg State University says campus police will patrol nearby city streets after two students were slain off-campus in the last two years.

University and city officials said Thursday that the school also will give the city of Frostburg $200,000 a year to increase the size and salaries of the city police force.

The agreement was first reported Wednesday by the Cumberland Times-News.

Officials say the deal will dramatically increase the law-enforcement response capacity.

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