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June 3, 2019

SCSD Welcomes Governor Charlie Baker

Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins and Superintendent/Chief of Staff Yolanda Smith welcomed Governor Charlie Baker, Secretary of the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security Tom Turco, and […]
May 31, 2019

SCSD took part in ABCD Head Start’s “End of the Year Celebration”

Members of the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department took part in Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) Head Start’s “End of the Year Celebration” on the Boston Common this […]
May 23, 2019

Sheriff Tompkins performed the keynote address for NECAT’s May 2019 graduation ceremony

#ICYMI: Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins performed the keynote address for NECAT’s (New England Culinary Arts Center) recent graduation ceremony. Joining NECAT Executive Director Josephine “Joey” […]
May 15, 2019

SCSD Officer Randy Gallo recognized during the Annual Correctional Employee of the Year Awards ceremony

Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department Officer Randy Gallo was one of the honorees recognized during the Annual Correctional Employee of the Year Awards ceremony held at the Massachusetts […]
May 13, 2019

Sampling of the great many people who help to make SCSD great

As National Correctional Officers & Employees Week 2019 drew to a close, we celebrated the men and women of the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department with a […]
April 8, 2019

NORTHEASTERN University’s YOUTH POLICE ACADEMY VISITS SUFFOLK COUNTY JAIL

Members of the Northeastern University Police Department Youth Police Academy visited the Suffolk County Jail for a tour as part of their learning experience with the […]
April 8, 2019

SHERIFF TOMPKINS JOINS PANEL FOR “BLACK AND BLUE” FORUM

Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins joined Dr. Lorenzo Boyd, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice At The University of New Haven and Dr. Richard O’Bryant, Director of the […]
March 14, 2019

The Black and the Blue Forum with Matthew Horace

Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins joined Dr. Lorenzo Boyd, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice At The University of New Haven and Dr. Richard O’Bryant, Director of the NU – John […]
February 28, 2019

SCSD hosts “Presentation on Impactful People”

Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins and the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department welcomed members of New England Blacks in Philanthropy and the Justice Resource Institute to the House […]
February 23, 2019

Northeastern University Police Department Youth Police Academy visited the Suffolk County Jail

Members of the Northeastern University/Northeastern University Police Department Youth Police Academy visited the Suffolk County Jail for a tour as part of their learning experience with […]