FBINAA New York State & Eastern Canada Chapter

Representing members of the FBI National Academy Associates from
New York State and the Eastern Provinces of Canada

Suffolk County Shoot
Friday, September 17, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. 
S.C.P.D. Academy East – Firing Range
Westhampton Beach

We are fast approaching the next shoot of the New York Metropolitan Area’s N.A. Associates.  On behalf of Acting Police Commissioner Stuart Cameron, all are invited to the “Bart Hose Shoot” hosted by the SUFFOLK COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT.  It will be held at our firing range in Westhampton Beach (directions below).  The date is Friday, September 17, 2021.  The day begins with coffee and bagels at 9:30 AM, followed by a presentation by our guest speaker.  Be advised that UNVACCINATED SCPD personnel and non-SCPD visitors are required to wear masks while within the S.C.P.D. Academy East facility. 

This year’s guest speaker will be Stephanie Samuels MA, MSW, LCSW.  Stephanie, the founder and director of CopLine, is a psychotherapist who works exclusively with police officers in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Oklahoma. Ms. Samuels has lectured all over the country on PTSD and vicarious trauma, including undiagnosed PTSD and the fallout from departmental silence after officers are involved in critical incidents. For more on CopLine, please visit: https://copline.org/about/founders-story.

Following CopLine’s presentation we will move down range for our shoot. Immediately thereafter, we will adjourn to beautiful Rogers Beach in Westhampton Beach for our Chili BBQ and the presentation of the 2021 Bart Hose Award. The cost for lunch for members and invited guests is $45, reserve & pay at the door.   

The nomination application for the Bart Hose Award for Excellence in Law Enforcement can be found by visiting “Bart Hose Award for Excellence”. As noted, on the application, please forward your nomination by September 12, 2021. 

To reserve your attendance for the Suffolk County Shoot, please email the event coordinator at john.sumwalt@suffolkcountyny.gov

Any questions about this event, contact John Sumwalt (631-854-5701) or John Rowan (631-854-8301).

Deputy Inspector John W. Sumwalt

Suffolk County Police Department

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The nomination application for the Bart Hose Award for Excellence in Law Enforcement can be found by visiting “Bart Hose Award for Excellence”. As noted, on the application, please forward your nomination by September 12, 2021.

To reserve your attendance for the Suffolk County Shoot, please email the event coordinator at john.sumwalt@suffolkcountyny.gov.

Any questions about this event, contact John Sumwalt (631-854-5701) or John Rowan (631-854-8301).