District Attorney Kenneth Thompson

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Brooklyn Man Sentenced To 25 Years To Life For Fatal 2013 Shooting

Daneel Edwards was convicted of fatally shooting Martin Williams following a dispute inside a bodega on April 9, 2013.

08/20/2014

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New Brooklyn DA Policy May Allow Dismissal Of Many Low-Level Marijuana Cases

Under a new policy announced Tuesday, most of the thousands of people arrested on first-time, low-level marijuana charges will likely no longer be forced to go to court for cases that are often eventually dismissed anyway.

07/08/2014

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Officials: 22 Charged In Brooklyn Drug Dealing Investigation

The charges were announced by District Attorney Kenneth Thompson and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton.

06/19/2014