Friday, August 12,2022 02:53 PM
Joao Carvalho
Commanding Officer
Captain
Joao Carvalho
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Executive Officer
Lieutenant

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 3rd Precinct serves the Ironbound District, named for its industrial area bounded by many rail yards. This East Ward district is the largest geographical police district in the city, covering 12 square miles, and is home to more than 60,000 residents.

Precinct Map

 

WEEK ENDING: 07/31/2022

Crime
2022
2021
% Change
Murder
1
7
-86%
Rape
20
19
5%
Robbery
78
61
28%
Agg. Assault
114
81
41%
Burglary
81
52
56%
Theft F/A
139
122
14%
Theft
120
89
35%
Auto Theft
291
224
30%
Totals
844
655
29%
3rd Precinct

649 Market Street
Newark, NJ 07105
(973) 733-6190