New Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson sworn in

Ken Thompson is Brooklyn's first black district attorney.

Ken Thompson is Brooklyn's first black district attorney. (February 9, 2014 10:20 PM)

Brooklyn's new District Attorney Ken Thompson was officially sworn into office Sunday at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. 

Thompson, Brooklyn's first black district attorney, unseated Charles Hynes, who held the office for 24 years. The former federal prosecutor says he vows to fight for justice and keep all Brooklyn residents safe.

Thompson is planning to establish what he calls a crime...

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