Thursday, November 21,2019 09:25 AM
Anthony Costa
Commanding Officer
Captain
Anthony Costa
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Lt. Antonio Cruz
Executive Officer
Lt. Antonio Cruz
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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 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: 11/17/2019

Crime
2019
2018
% Change
Murder
4
4
0%
Rape
22
25
-12%
Robbery
143
99
44%
Agg. Assault
127
148
-14%
Burglary
94
122
-23%
Theft F/A
190
365
-48%
Theft
225
254
-11%
Auto Theft
270
358
-25%
Totals
1,075
1,375
-22%
3rd Precinct

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