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Old 04-10-2007, 12:36 AM
 
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hey i am moving to the neighbor hood arond franklin ave. and putnam in brooklyn and am a little woried about my safety I have heard mixed reviews about the safety and my room mates and i want to know what its like at night past 11:00 is this a good neighbor hood should we move or not?
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Old 04-10-2007, 09:50 PM
 
Location: Pawleys Island, SC
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I was trying to hold off to see what some of the other more "hip" posters had to say about this. There are some that feel that there are no bad neighborhoods in NYC anymore.

Here's my opinion, this is not a place I would would want my kids or my mother walking around at night or as school gets out (that is actually the most dangerous time in some places). You got a long walk from the subway station at Clinton-Washington or the Atlantic Ave station. It is certianly alot safer than it was 5-10 years ago and it may be getting better as I type, but I would avoid it.
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Old 04-11-2007, 09:20 AM
 
Location: Hamden
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Don't do it. That's not a good neighborhood. Try Canarsie or Park Slope.
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