Departmental Documents

Use of Force

Between January 2012 and May 2015, The Suffolk County Police Department reported 4,740 uses of force. The two most common types of use of force were physical force followed by restraining force, which together accounted for 80% of reported use of force incidents.

Type of force was the only information provided by the Suffolk County Police Department regarding their uses of force.

The policy documents we received from the department are linked below.

Additional Department Policies

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