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The towering cost of protecting Trump Tower

When US President Donald Trump is in town, the cost of police protection costs up to US$308,000 on average per day

On days when First Lady Melania Trump and the couple's son, Barron, are the only ones in the city, security will cost between US$127,000 and US$145,000 per day.

New York

IT COST New York City about US$24 million to provide security at Trump Tower, President Donald Trump's skyscraper home in Manhattan, from Election Day to Inauguration Day, or US$308,000 per day, said New York's police commissioner.

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