Commanding Officer: Captain Jose Taveras
The 26th Precinct services a portion of the Upper West Side of the Manhattan. The area covered encompasses Morningside Heights and Manhattanville, and is home to Columbia University, Riverside Park, Morningside Park, and General Grant National Memorial.
520 West 126th Street
New York, NY, 10027-2406
Precinct: (212) 678-1311
Community Affairs: (212) 678-1301
Crime Prevention: (212) 678-1330 - Ann Cardenas - E-mail: Ann.Cardenas@nypd.org
Domestic Violence Prevention Officer: (212) 678-1342 - E-mail
Youth Coordination Officer: (212) 678-1388 - E-mail
Auxiliary Coordinator: (212) 678-1368
Detective Squad: (212) 678-1351
Get to Know Your Neighborhood Coordination Officers
Find your sector. Find your NCOs.
Neighborhood Coordination Officers, or NCOs, are your local problem solvers. They spend all their working hours within the confines of their assigned sectors, actively engaging with local community members and residents. They get to know the neighborhood, its people, and its problems extremely well.
Use the map and list below to find your sector and your NCOs. Feel free to email your officers directly, or contact your local precinct, to discuss ongoing crime or quality-of-life issues.
Community CouncilPresident Robert Routt
Vice President Joe Oliver
Treasurer Vanda Jamison
Sergeant-at-Arms Jenny Wade
Meetings: Community Council meetings typically take place on the third Wednesday of every month except July, August and December, beginning at 6:30pm in the precinct.