Trial Court Security Department

The Trial Court Security Department is made up of over 1,100 dedicated public safety officers who are assigned to each courthouse in the state.

The Security Department contributes to the Trial Court's mission to deliver justice with dignity and speed by providing a safe and secure environment for the administration of justice. The Department continuously works to deliver effective security by: 

  • Preventing threats from gaining access to court buildings 
  • Reacting quickly and effectively to mitigate any security incident 
  • Applying technology and expertise to minimize security risks 

A professional and highly trained workforce worthy of public trust and confidence performs this mission.

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Suffolk Superior Courthouse
3 Pemberton Square, 15th Floor, Boston, MA 02108

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