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: 06/18/2017

Crime
2017
2016
% Change
Murder
9
14
-36%
Rape
20
15
33%
Robbery
110
142
-23%
Agg. Assault
201
143
41%
Burglary
128
134
-4%
Theft F/A
177
162
9%
Theft
140
109
28%
Auto Theft
226
167
35%
Totals
1,011
886
14%
5th Precinct

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

5th Precinct Substation

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