The Suncoast Crime Prevention Association was established in 1976. Today the association includes eight Bay area counties and the incorporated law enforcement agencies within:

Hardee
Highlands
Hillsborough
Manatee
Pasco
Pinellas
Polk
Sarasota

Suncoast Crime Prevention Association is dedicated to develop and promote professional standards of ethics, education and competence in the field of crime prevention. It is our duty to promote crime prevention practices for the purpose of decreasing crime, the fear of crime and improving the quality of life.