The anti-crime group says 40 members from New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania will arrive in Camden on Sunday.
Facing a budget crunch, the city expects deep layoffs in the government work force, effective Tuesday. About half the 370-member police force could be laid off, though the exact number will depend on whether police unions accept concessions.
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Police Chief Scott Thomson has said he will reconfigure the force to maintain patrols.
Guardian Angels founder Curtis Sliwa said in a release Thursday that the patrols in Camden will run from 11 a.m. until midnight. The group went into Newark in November when there were police layoffs there.
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