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Aviation Unit

Aviation Unit

2015 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Suffolk County Police Department’s Aviation Unit.  Its humble beginning starts in 1965 with a single donated helicopter, but from there, the SCPD Aviation Unit has grown into an elite unit that enhances every aspect of Suffolk County policing… Read More ›

Dear Chief, All in a Day’s Work!..

Dear Officers of the lst Precinct of the Suffolk County Police Department In my youth, , I lived on Fulton Street. 780 Fulton Street to be exact. When I was 5 years old, which would have been in 1964 or so, I was hit by… Read More ›

Drug Take – Back Day

Drug Take – Back Day

The convenient solution to ridding your home of unwanted prescription medications has been to throw them away or flush them down the drain.  However, you may not realize this contributes to much bigger problems – putting drugs on the streets or contaminating our groundwater. For 72-year-old… Read More ›

The Squad Room – Pattern Crimes Unit (November)

The Squad Room – Pattern Crimes Unit (November)

In our summer issue we introduced you to the detectives of the Pattern Crimes Unit that work to track down serial criminals and end crime waves. Our Suffolk County Detectives have done it once again. On Saturday October 10th, they arrested Shaun Mcneice for Armed… Read More ›

The Season of Giving is Upon Us…Volunteer Opportunities Are Too!

The Season of Giving is Upon Us…Volunteer Opportunities Are Too!

The Habitat for Humanity works in partnership with people everywhere at all times during the year. Why not make a holiday commitment to donate your time to help build or renovate houses.  Habitat’s goal is to help eliminate poverty housing and homelessness. In addition to… Read More ›

PROTECT YOURSELF and YOUR FAMILY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

PROTECT YOURSELF and YOUR FAMILY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Ah, the holidays – a time for twinkling lights, delicious food, and fun times with family and friends. The Suffolk County PBA wants to make sure that we all avoid any hazardous situations to ensure that we have a safe and wonderful holiday season.  Taking… Read More ›

Dear Chief, All in a Days Work

Dear Chief, All in a Days Work

An elderly woman’s house alarm went off very late one evening. Officer Nasta responded to the call while, in the meantime, the woman sought refuge and safety at her neighbor’s home. After checking the house for clearance, no intruders and no evidence of attempts to… Read More ›

Empowering People & Communities

Empowering People & Communities

Officers of the PBA, Derek Mangi and Ron Ross, volunteer their time to work with communities across Suffolk County.  Pictured below  are members of the Patchogue YMCA who had the opportunity to attend one of many free self-defense classes. These classes provide important safety tips and techniques that… Read More ›