Press Releases

March 14, 2014

Sheriff’s Department Attends Tenpoint Coalition Meeting To Discuss Women’s Programming

Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department employee Christina Ruccio recently participated in the Boston TenPoint Coalition’s monthly breakfast meeting at the Twelfth Baptist Church.
March 14, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Visits NECAT’s “World Showcase”

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently visited the New England Center for Arts and Technology (NECAT) to attend their World Showcase. The event served as an opportunity for the culinary arts students to showcase their work by preparing food from various countries and cultures for members of the community. NECAT is a career–directed educational non–profit serving resource–limited adults and youth in Boston, which offers targeted job training for adults and arts programs for youth, to prepare both to obtain career–ladder jobs in expanding and emerging employment sectors.
March 10, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Participates In St. Patrick’s Day Roast With Senator DiDomenico

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently attended a St. Patrick’s Day celebration at the Knights of Columbus in Charlestown.
March 3, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Visits Members Of The Boston Commission On Elderly Affairs’ Senior Companion Program

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently visited Boston City Hall to speak with members of the City of Boston’s Commission on Affairs of the Elderly’s “Senior Companion Program.”
March 3, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Attends Installation Service For Reverend Liz Walker At Roxbury Presbyterian Church

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently visited the Roxbury Presbyterian Church to attend the Service of Installation for Reverend Liz Walker. The service inaugurates Reverend Walker to the position of Designated Pastor at the Roxbury Presbyterian Church, where she has served as transitional leader since 2011.
February 28, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Takes Part In Elderly Commission’s Annual Black History Month Celebration

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently joined Mayor Martin Walsh and area residents for the Boston Elderly Commission’s annual Black History Month celebration at Hibernian Hall in Roxbury.
February 28, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins, Department Host Mayor Walsh For Tour Of The House Of Correction

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins and the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department recently invited Mayor Walsh on a tour of the Suffolk County House of Correction.
February 28, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Hosts College Bound Dorchester For A Tour Of The House Of Correction

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins and the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department recently hosted a tour of the Suffolk County House of Correction for members of College Bound Dorchester and the Charles Hayden Foundation.
February 21, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Celebrates Black Leadership In Massachusetts At “Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants” Event

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently took part in a celebration of Black leadership at Roxbury Community College’s Media Arts Center.
February 21, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Participates On Panel For Criminal Justice Reform

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently served as a panelist for a discussion on “Reform, Re–entry and Results: Change and Progress in the Massachusetts Criminal Justice System” at the University of Massachusetts in Boston. The event, which also featured remarks from Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, was sponsored by MassINC, the Massachusetts Criminal Justice Reform Coalition and the Mass Bar Association.