Welcome to the Suffolk County Police Department’s Counter-Terrorism and Anti-Crime program, SCPD Shield. The Shield concept was created by the New York City Police Department and has now been adopted by the SCPD and a growing number of Law Enforcement agencies worldwide.

SCPD Shield fosters information sharing and awareness regarding national, regional and local criminal activity and counter-terrorism issues. SCPD Shield provides timely information regarding Public Safety Alerts, Crime Pattern notifications, recommended responses, lessons learned and training opportunities.

To become a SCPD Shield member and to receive full site access, "Apply Now" using the tab at the bottom of this page.