New York City Police Department

Precincts | 42nd Precinct
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Captain Steven Ortiz
Crime Statistics  
830 Washington Ave., Bronx, NY, 10451-4604
(718) 402-3887

New York City's 42nd Precinct is located at 830 Washington Ave. in the borough of the Bronx. The Precinct was built in 1904 and has been deemed a landmark. During 1997 there have been renovations done to the interior of the Precinct in an effort to prepare for policing in the 21st Century. The 42nd Precinct covers an area of 1.09 square miles and is known as the Morrisanna Section of the Bronx. The Precinct breakdown is as follows: Residential 44.%, Industrial 4.3%, Commercial 7.3%, Vacant 38.7%, Other(parks) 5.7%.


Contact Information

Precinct: (718) 402-3887
Community Affairs: (718) 402-5527
Crime Prevention: (718) 402-4579
Domestic Violence: (718) 402-5301
Youth Officer: (718) 402-4580
Auxiliary Coordinator: (718) 402-4579
Detective Squad: (718) 402-5262


Community Council

President: Carlos Ruiz
Meetings: The Community Council meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of the month in the 42nd Precinct Sitting Room at 7:00 P.M.