Press Releases

January 21, 2015

SHERIFF TOMPKINS PLACES SUPER BOWL WAGER WITH KING COUNTY, WA SHERIFF URQUHART

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins has placed a friendly wager on the upcoming Super Bowl with his counterpart in Seattle, King County Sheriff John Urquhart.
January 16, 2015

SHERIFF TOMPKINS JOINS MBA PANEL EXAMINING SUBSTANCE ABUSE ADDICTION RECOVERY

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently served on a panel hosted by the Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA) and their Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program which focused on, “Substance Use, Abuse, and Addiction in District Court: Strategies and an Experiential Approach.”
January 12, 2015

SHERIFF TOMPKINS SWORN IN BY U.S. SENATOR WARREN

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins was recently sworn back into service by United States Senator Elizabeth Warren.
January 9, 2015

SHERIFF TOMPKINS LENDS SUPPORT TO REVERE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently attended the Revere Chamber of Commerce’s Past President Recognition & Installation of Officers ceremony.
December 23, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Serves As Panelist For “Summit On Reform, Re–Entry And Results”

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently served as a panelist for the “Summit on Reform, Re–Entry and Results: Promoting Progress in the Criminal Justice System” convened by Governor Deval Patrick, the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security and Mass INC., and hosted by the University of Massachusetts at Boston.
December 22, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins, Department Support Corporate Challenge

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently joined with Governor Deval Patrick, Bentley University President Gloria Larson, Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development Rachel Kaprielian, and a host of others at the “Corporate Challenge: Getting to More” update and recognition event held at university’s campus in Waltham.
December 19, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins To Join Transition Team For Governor Elect Baker

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins has been chosen to join the transition team for Massachusetts Governor–elect Charlie Baker.
December 17, 2014

Sheriff’s Department Delivers Toys For Tots

The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department recently participated in the annual U.S. Marine Corps Reserve “Toys For Tots” Program.
December 15, 2014

Sheriff Tompkins Lends Support To “My Brother’s Keeper”

Suffolk County Sheriff Steven W. Tompkins recently attended Boston Mayor Martin Walsh’s "My Brother’s Keeper Community Summit," held at the James P. Timilty Middle School in Roxbury.
December 5, 2014

Sheriff’s Department Participates In Boston Holiday Tree Lighting Celebrations

The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department recently took part in Mayor Martin Walsh and the City of Boston’s annual holiday tree lighting celebrations.