WELCOME TO The Rochester Threat Advisory Committee (ROCTAC)

Community Based Prevention of Targeted Violence.  

The Rochester Threat Advisory Committee (ROCTAC) represents a consortium of community stakeholders with diverse expertise and access to resources, each one dedicated to closing threat management gaps throughout Rochester, NY and Monroe County, while providing guidance on the mitigation of impending threats

ABOUT ROCTAC

The Rochester Threat Advisory Committee acts as a central clearinghouse of information and consultation on the development of balanced intervention and case management strategies specific to situations where there is a significant risk of targeted violence. ROCTAC is not limited to a specific environment, type of offender or target. Explore ROCTAC in greater detail to learn more about how we’re working to help keep the community safe.

Prevention

Prevention

As a diverse committee of stakeholders with expertise in a wide array of fields, ROCTAC takes a unique and carefully coordinated approach to identifying and preventing targeted violence in the Rochester, NY and Monroe Country region. Discover how pathways to targeted attacks are assessed, and the efforts being taken to help promote safety within the community.

How It Works

How It Works

ROCTAC works to balance public safety with the health and wellness needs of those individuals at risk, as well as those affected by the person at risk. Learn more about how ROCTAC is taking a restorative approach to the identification and prevention to targeted attacks of violence throughout the Rochester, NY and Monroe County communities, in addition to the guidelines and various channels for case presentation.

Referrals And Reporting

Referrals And Reporting

ROCTAC provides crucial information and helpful resources on how to report a suspected or openly-voiced act of targeted violence. If you have knowledge or have observed behavior in someone and think the person may be on the pathway to committing an act of targeted violence, you can make a referral here. You have the option of remaining anonymous. ROCTAC provides crucial information and helpful resources on how to report a suspected or openly-voiced act of targeted violence. Visit our Referrals page to learn the most effective and time-sensitive methods for reporting perceived threats in Rochester, NY or the surrounding Monroe County area.

Resources

Resources

At ROCTAC, one of our fundamental objectives is to provide those who work and reside in Rochester and Monroe County with up-to-date resources related to identifying potential threats, reporting them the proper agencies in the most efficient manner possible, and community based targeted violence mitigation. Get a complete list of helpful resources essential for the prevention of targeted acts of violence.

COMMITTEE

The Rochester Threat Advisory Committee is comprised of a select group of representatives and stakeholders from Participating Member Agencies, dedicated to improving the flow of information for the betterment and improved safety of the local community. Learn more about the Participating Member Agencies who work to help make Rochester, NY and Monroe County a safer place to live, work and grow.

GET INFORMED.
GET IN TOUCH.

For more information on The Rochester Threat Advisory Committee, our mission, and the efforts we’re taking to help identify and prevent targeted acts of violence throughout the Rochester and Monroe County region, explore our website or reach out to speak directly with a member of our leadership team.

You can reach ROCTAC by phone or email by visiting our secured, confidential contact page.