Crime Victims Information
Suffolk County Sheriff Errol D. Toulon is pleased to announce that the Sheriff's Office participates in the Order of Protection Notification System (OPNS). The program is available to anyone who registers to receive alerts regarding Family Court-issued orders of protection in Suffolk County -- and provides a text, email, phone or fax notification to alert victims when Deputy Sheriffs serve a Family Court Order of Protection to a perpetrator on their behalf.
Victims can also use the VINE resource to look up inmates and receive alerts regarding their release.
Register for alerts by visiting the NYS Sheriffs Institute Victims Services page linked below. Please have your docket number and order of protection number available at the time of registration.
If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, the following organizations in Suffolk County can offer support and guidance. However, please call 911 if you or someone you know is in immediate danger.
To learn more about making an application for a court order of protection, please visit the Unified Court System website.
If you need assistance, counseling or advice, call one of the organizations listed below:
Crime Victims Center (631) 689-2672
The Retreat (631) 329-2200
Long Island Against Domestic Violence (631) 666-8833
Victims Information Bureau of Suffolk (Known as VIBS) (631) 360-3606