Commanding Officer: Deputy Inspector Timothy J. Skretch
The 79th Precinct serves a northern portion of Brooklyn that includes Bedford Stuyvesant and features Herbert Von King Park.
263 Tompkins Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11216-1220
Precinct: (718) 636-6611
Community Affairs: (718) 636-6626
Crime Prevention: (718) 636-6626 - Jerone Boone - E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Domestic Violence: (718) 636-6624
Youth Officer: (718) 636-2567
Auxiliary Coordinator: (718) 636-6601
Detective Squad: (718) 636-6655
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.
President: Kim Best
Meetings: Community Council meetings typically take place on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM at Brooklyn Job Corps, located at 585 Dekalb Avenue.