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The Canine Unit – An Unbreakable Bond with Man’s Best Friend

The Canine Unit – An Unbreakable Bond with Man’s Best Friend

This past June, the Suffolk County Police Department introduced seven new members to the force – but these dedicated “officers” come with four legs each. They are the latest dogs to join the Suffolk County Police Department’s Canine Unit. The seven dogs, all European-bred German… Read More ›

Double Duty – Suffolk County Police Officer and  Military Load Master, Jim Brucculeri

Double Duty – Suffolk County Police Officer and Military Load Master, Jim Brucculeri

As Hurricanes Harvey and Irma cut their path of destruction, some of our very own were mobilizing to head out to assist in the immediate rescue and recovery efforts. Included in that list was SCPD Officer Jim Brucculeri – a patrol cop in Bay Shore’s… Read More ›

PBA Annual Picnic for Law Enforcement

PBA Annual Picnic for Law Enforcement

The leadership of the Suffolk County Police Benevolant Association was proud to once again host their annual picnic for law enforcement officials and their families. Events like this are a great way for the Union to say “Thank You” to it’s members and their families… Read More ›

43 Years of Keeping Our Kids Safe

43 Years of Keeping Our Kids Safe

On her 43rd “first day of school”, SCPD school crossing guard Deneé Wood was honored by Police Commissioner Timothy D. Sini and her colleagues for her more than four decades of service to children in the Brentwood community. Ms. Wood was hired as a substitute school… Read More ›

Marine Bureau In The News

Marine Bureau In The News

Two friends decided to go out fishing on their day off as they have done many times before. This time however, they were fishing off a jetty at Crab Meadow Beach and became caught in a strong, outgoing tidal current that pulled them away from… Read More ›

SCPBA Runs the Extra Mile. Making a Difference Along the Way.

SCPBA Runs the Extra Mile. Making a Difference Along the Way.

Growing up in Lynbrook, Joshua Parsons always had a passion for running. Physical fitness was important to him then, as it is now. To help keep himself in shape – and to join with like-minded police officers or any member of the law enforcement profession,… Read More ›

Constitutional Convention

Constitutional Convention

Constitutional Convention By Hon. Jerry Kremer Every 20 years New York voters are asked to decide whether there should be a constitutional convention. The last time voters had a choice of whether to hold a new convention was in 1997 and the idea was rejected… Read More ›

Double Duty – Honoring Officer Matias Ferreira

Double Duty – Honoring Officer Matias Ferreira

Double Duty – Meet Officer Matias Ferreira – March 2017 Police Academy Graduate When Matias Ferreira was a young boy growing up in Atlanta, he remembers seeing a sharp-dressed marine. He told his father right then and there that he wanted to be a marine… Read More ›

Department of Justice Honors SCPD with National Officer Safety and Wellness Award

Department of Justice Honors SCPD with National Officer Safety and Wellness Award

The Suffolk County Police Department (SCPD) recently received the 2017 National Officers Safety Award for implementing programs which have significantly enhanced police officer safety. The award was presented by the National Law Enforcement Memorial Fund & the US Department of Justice Valor Initiative. The SCPD was… Read More ›