Deputy Inspector George Fitzgibbon took over Crown Heights' 71st Precinct at the end of October.
One of the most extreme crime increases in the city has finally ebbed, police say.
Cops say petty crimes should decline after the arrests.
Police said tow truck drivers have been stealing damaged cars off the street in the wake of the storm.
Lack of snow and freezing temperatures blamed for crime increase this year.
Major crimes in Central Park reportedly jumped by 50 percent between 2009 and 2010 in the city.
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