Newark’s 3rd Police Precinct is the “Pride of the Ironbound.”
The East Ward is the largest geographical police district in Newark. It has a population of more than 60,000 and covers 12 square miles.
Captain: Dennis Reilly
649 Market Street
Newark NJ 07105
Precinct: 973.733.6190 or 973.733.6195
Community Affairs: 973.733.6188
Crime Stoppers: 973.733.5884
Detective Squad: 973.733.6290
The good news is that overall crime in the Ironbound is down 15% from last year. However, three types of crime are up… way up. Robberies, aggravated assaults, and burglaries are up between 20%-35%. Please be aware of your surroundings at all times (day and night) and make sure to report suspicious activity and any crime.
Let’s help keep Newark safe. If we don’t report crime than we will lose out on police presence.