Thursday, November 26,2020 09:04 PM
Lt. Joao Carvalho
Commanding Officer
Acting Captain
Joao Carvalho
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Acting Lt. Wyhidi Wilson
Executive Officer
Acting Lt. Wyhidi Wilson
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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 4th Precinct is located in the heart of Newark's Central Ward. The district is unique in that it encompasses two political wards, West and Central. The district covers 3.4 square miles and is home to neighborhoods such as Upper and Lower Vailsburg, Ivy Hill, West Side, Fairmount, Springfield, Belmont, and University Heights, with a residential population of more than 67,000.

Precinct Map

 

WEEK ENDING: 11/15/2020

Crime
2020
2019
% Change
Murder
4
3
33%
Rape
10
3
233%
Robbery
19
32
-41%
Agg. Assault
80
65
23%
Burglary
48
46
4%
Theft F/A
45
43
5%
Theft
63
45
40%
Auto Theft
100
83
20%
Totals
369
320
15%
4th Precinct

247 16th Avenue
Newark, NJ 07103
(973) 733-6060

4th Precinct Substation

760 SO Ave
Newark, NJ 07104
(973) 373-0484