Thursday, March 23,2017 02:12 AM

It is the policy of the Newark Police Division to earn and maintain public trust and confidence through transparency when permitted by law. Public confidence is essential towards effective policing. Maintaining strong ties between the Newark Police Division and the community is of paramount importance in keeping our City safe.

The Newark Police Division is proud to be one of the first law enforcement agencies in the nation to publish police activity statistics with the hopes that the public will better understand our efforts to serve the community. The following information is a “snapshot” of last month’s activities:

The following information will become more detailed as revised statistics are captured.

 

  Jan 2017 YTD
Total Number of incidents requiring Use of Force: 12 12
Total Number of Officers Involved: 30 30
     
Actions of Suspects
Resisted Officer Control: 11 11
Physical Threat/Attack: 5 5
Threat/Attack with Blunt Object: 0 0
Threat/Attack with Knife/Cutting Object: 0 0
Threat/Attack with Motor Vehicle: 0 0
Threat/Attack with Firearm: 0 0
Other Type of Threat Attack: 2 2
     
Types of Force Used
Compliance Hold: 27 27
Hands/Fists: 12 12
Feet/Kicks: 1 1
Baton/Object: 0 0
Chemical Agent: 2 2
Canine: 0 0
Other Force: 0 0
Firearm Discharge: 0 0
     

 

INJURIES SUSTAINED
  Suspects Officers
  Jan 2017 YTD Jan 2017 YTD
Injured: 1 1 3 3
Treated at Hospital: 5 5 1 1
Killed: 3 3 0 0

 

Suspect Gender
  Jan 2017 YTD
Male: 8 8
Female: 3 3
     

 

Suspect Race
  Jan 2017 YTD
Asian: 0 0
Black: 8 8
Black-Hispanic: 0 0
Indian(Amer/Alskn): 0 0
Other: 0 0
White: 0 0
White-Hispanic: 3 3

 

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Please Note : Additional fields were added to the transparency data which aren't currently populated. As this data becomes available, it will be added to the empty fields. The information is expected to included in the near future.

  Jan 2017
Total Number of Field Inquiries: 2124

 

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Please Note : Additional fields were added to the transparency data which aren't currently populated. As this data becomes available, it will be added to the empty fields. The information is expected to included in the near future.

  Jan 2017 YTD
External Complaints Received: 19 19
Internal Complaints Received: 19 19
Case Dispositions
Administratively Closed: 0 0
Exonerated: 8 8
Not Sustained: 14 14
Sustained: 14 14
Unfounded: 2 2

 

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Please Note : Additional fields were added to the transparency data which aren't currently populated. As this data becomes available, it will be added to the empty fields. The information is expected to included in the near future.

  Jan 2017 YTD
Number of Disciplinary Hearings: 56 56
Total Number of Personnel Disciplined: 30 30
Total Number of Suspension Days: 17 17
Number of Personnel Terminated: 1 1

2016 Cases referred to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office 43
2016 Cases referred back from Essex County Prosecutor’s Office 15
Disposition of Cases Referred back from Prosecutor’s office
Sustained 4
Not Sustained 9
Exonerated 2

 

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Please Note : Additional fields were added to the transparency data which aren't currently populated. As this data becomes available, it will be added to the empty fields. The information is expected to included in the near future.

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