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The city recently billed a Dorchester landlord $24,000 for posting a police officer outside the crime-ridden property she was ignoring. It's a new thing and it's real: "A Boston ordinance gives the police commissioner discretion to assign an officer and bill the landlord after eight valid public safety complaints at a property over a 12-month period." [Globe]