Central Park Precinct

2012 Stop-And-Frisks By Race (credit: NYCLU)

NYCLU: Stop-And-Frisk Ineffective At Taking Guns Off Streets

The New York Civil Liberties Union has used the NYPD’s own statistics to dispute the police department claim that the stop-and-frisk program effectively takes guns off the streets.


Mayor Bloomberg joins Police Commissioner Kelly and Chief of Department Joseph Esposito on his Penultimate Day at the NYPD to cut the ribbon at the new Central Park Precinct. (Credit: Edward Reed/Flickr)

Ribbon Cut On Newly Renovated Central Park Precinct Station House

The station house was built in 1871 for use as a horse stable and storage facility before the New York City Police Department took over the building in 1936.