As families around the world are quarantined due to the Coronavirus pandemic, incidents of domestic violence have been on the rise. The Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office wants you to know that if you are experiencing domestic violence, you are not alone. We are here for you. Click here for information and resources for victims of domestic violence.
The coronavirus pandemic poses unique and severe challenges for people suffering from substance use disorders or in recovery. Preliminary data suggests that Suffolk County has experienced a marked increase in drug overdoses since the onset of this crisis. Even in these uncertain times, once thing is for sure: the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office remains committed to putting an end to the opioid epidemic facing our region. Click here to learn more about the Office's multi-pronged strategy to combat the opioid epidemic.