Sunday, August 20,2017 07:46 AM
Tyrone Broner
Commanding Officer
Captain
Tyrone Broner
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Lt. Euclides Lopez
Executive Officer
Lt. Euclides Lopez
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The Commander of the precinct provides uniformed and non­ uniformed patrol services, walking and mobile patrol posts and special enforcement operations, within a specific geographical area. An Executive Officer shall assist the Commander and staff as designated by Division directives. Each Precinct is established for the purpose of ensuring the most efficient and effective delivery of police services.

The 5th Precinct is home to a variety of residential neighborhoods and a substantial commercial corridor. This South Ward district covers 4 square miles and is home to 56,000 residents. Some of the neighborhoods included within the district are South Broad Street, Dayton, Upper and Lower Clinton Hill, and Weequahic.

Precinct Map

 

WEEK ENDING: 08/13/2017

Crime
2017
2016
% Change
Murder
18
21
-14%
Rape
24
19
26%
Robbery
161
182
-12%
Agg. Assault
283
210
35%
Burglary
187
184
2%
Theft F/A
229
223
3%
Theft
200
161
24%
Auto Theft
311
236
32%
Totals
1,413
1,236
14%
5th Precinct

480 Clinton Avenue
Newark, NJ 07108
(973) 733-6070

5th Precinct Substation

1049 bergen street
Newark, NJ 07112
(973) 424-4297