|New York City Police Department|
One Police Plaza in Lower Manhattan
Enforcing the laws, preserving the peace, reducing fear, and providing for a safe environment.
The Mayor's Office
The New York City Police Department (NYPD) is a law enforcement organistation responsible for law enforcement and investigation within New York City. The NYPD is composed of precincts. Each precinct is responsible for safety and law enforcement within a designated geographic area. As a whole, the Department is headed by the Police Commissioner.