Tuesday, March 15, 2016


Capt. Emmanuel Gonzalez
Capt. Emmanuel Gonzalez is the new Commanding Officer at the 72nd Precinct. The precinct covers Windsor Terrace and Sunset Park. Captain Gonzalez replaces Captain Tommy Ng, who had served as C.O. since July 2014.

Prior to this assignment, since March 2015, Captain Gonzalez represented Kensington, Borough Park, and part of Midwood as Executive Officer at the 66th Precinct.

Ten years ago, as a lieutenant, Captain Gonzalez was the commander of the first platoon in the 70th Precinct, covering Prospect Park South, Flatbush-Ditmas Park, and part of Midwood.

The 72nd Precinct Community Council meets on the second Tuesday of the month, from September through June, from 7:30 p.m. to, normally, 8:30 p.m. Its usual meeting-place is Marien Heim of Sunset Park Senior Housing, 4520 4th Avenue, between 45th and 46th streets.

Everyone who lives or works within the boundaries of the precinct is invited to attend council meetings. For more information, call the precinct at (718) 965-6311.

72nd Precinct House
830 4th Avenue

between 29th and 30th streets
Sunset Park
phone: (718) 965-6311
website: http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/precincts/precinct_072.shtml
CompStat report (crime statistics): http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/downloads/pdf/crime_statistics/cs-en-us-072pct.pdf