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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 […]
January 22, 2019

SCSD Honors Dr. King’s Legacy :: MLK Day 2019

On January 18th, 2019, Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins joined fellow elected officials and law enforcement members, agency representatives, activists, community residents and leaders for the Annual Roxbury […]
December 28, 2018

Department Participated In Annual “Shop With A Cop: Heroes & Helpers” Event

Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department House of Correction Superintendent Yolanda Smith and members of the Department joined with other members of law enforcement to bring holiday cheer […]
October 15, 2018

Supt. Smith Speaks At Fisher College

Suffolk County House of Correction Superintendent Yolanda Smith visited Fisher College in Boston to speak to the students of Professor Efthimios G. “Tim” Bousios’ Criminal Justice […]
September 24, 2018

Sheriff Joins Annual Massachusetts Run for the Fallen

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins joined the Annual Massachusetts Run for the Fallen, an event held each year to commemorate and keep alive the memory […]