Capt. Judith Harrison took over the 112th Precinct on July 3.
Deputy Commissioner Zachary Tumin said a strong social media presence is a "must-have tool" for police.
Capt. Thomas Conforti is leaving the 112th Precinct for the 109th Precinct in Flushing.
Capt. Thomas Conforti of the 112th Precinct discusses his experience on Twitter.
The precinct will invite locals for a tour.
The man threatened to jump from a 22nd-floor balcony on Queens Boulevard.
Police say a thief broke in through unlocked windows in 25 incidents.
Local precincts, the 103rd and 112th, seek to keep residents better informed.
There were 76 robberies in the 112th Precinct last year.
Overall crime in the 112th Precinct has decreased more than 8 percent this year.
Overall crime in the 112th Precinct decreased this year by almost 8 percent so far.
The 112th Precinct's long-awaited online forum hit technological snags and had to be rescheduled.
The man has been linked to two gunpoint robberies in Forest Hills and Rego Park, police said.
The 112th Precinct is trying to reach out to residents more effectively.
Sgt. Frank Crocitto and Officer Christopher Lipton were credited with helping catch Mario Girau.
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