Tuesday, November 29,2022 10:24 PM
Capt. Robert Henningsen
Commanding Officer
Caption
Robert Henningsen
Contact
Tanetta Manderville
Executive Officer
Lieutenant
Tanetta Manderville
Contact

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: 11/13/2022

Crime
2022
2021
% Change
Murder
17
13
31%
Rape
24
27
-11%
Robbery
82
110
-25%
Agg. Assault
341
389
-12%
Burglary
100
114
-12%
Theft F/A
123
142
-13%
Theft
111
172
-35%
Auto Theft
350
439
-20%
Totals
1,148
1,406
-18%
5th Precinct

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

5th Precinct Substation

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