The tragic news of DA Thompson’s passing has deeply saddened all of us. As we mourn the death of this great man who strove with such fearless vigor and integrity to bring justice to the entire Brooklyn community, please keep his family and loved ones in your thoughts and prayers.
A wake for DA Thompson will take place this coming Friday, October 14th, from 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., at the Christian Cultural Center, 12020 Flatlands Avenue in Brooklyn. The homegoing service will be held on Saturday, October 15th, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., also at the Christian Cultural Center.
Former Chief Assistant District Attorney Eric Gonzalez was sworn in this morning as Acting District Attorney. He is committed to carrying on DA Thompson’s legacy of equal justice for all, a legacy built on the hard work and unflagging dedication of each and every one of you.