Press Releases

May 30, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Presents At La Alianza Hispana’s 6th Annual Women Of Courage Awards

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently attended La Alianza Hispana’s 6th Annual Women of Courage Awards luncheon at the Hyatt Regency in Boston. Sheriff Tompkins participated in the event in demonstration of his support for the event and to help present one of the Women of Courage Awards.
May 29, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Takes Part In El Planeta Newspaper’s “Powermeter 100” Event

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins took part in El Planeta Newspaper’s “Powermeter 100,” celebration, an event held to recognize the 100 most influential people for the Latino community of Massachusetts.
May 23, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Visits MAMH To Speak About Mental Health And Substance Abuse Care

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently sat before members of the Board of Directors for the Massachusetts Association for Mental Health (MAMH) to present information about the Department’s addiction recovery and mental health programming, and also to discuss the need for more mental health care and recovery programs beyond the walls of the institution.
May 23, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Lends Voice In Support Of License Suspension Bill

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently traveled to Beacon Hill to voice his support for House Bill 3099, “An Act Relative to Motor Vehicle License Suspension,” and accompanying Senate Bill 1643.
May 22, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins, Department Join Mother’s Walk For Peace

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins and members of the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department recently participated in the 18th annual Mother’s Day Walk for Peace.
May 16, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins, Department Welcome Gubernatorial Candidate Juliette Kayyem For A House Of Correction Tour

Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins and the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department recently hosted Gubernatorial Candidate Juliette Kayyem on a tour of the Suffolk County House of Correction.
May 16, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Visits Epiphany School In Dorchester

Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins visited the Epiphany School to meet with members of the Urban Achievers program, and to speak to students of the Epiphany School as a whole.
May 8, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Lends Support To Roca At 9th Annual Community Breakfast

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins continued in his support for Roca, attending the organization’s 9th Annual Breakfast, which was held at the Seaport Hotel in South Boston.
May 8, 2014

Sheriff’s Department Answers Call For “Got Peace?” Basketball Tournament

Members of the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department recently participated in the Peace Collaborative’s “Got Peace?” basketball tournament, held at the Madison Park Community Center in Roxbury.
May 8, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Presents At Conference On “Mass Incarceration In The U.S.”

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently spoke at the “Conference on Mass Incarceration in the United States Prison System,” a gathering hosted by the Center for Church and Prison, Inc. with the goal of examining criminal justice reform and reducing the number of people incarcerated in the United States.