|Agency||Keansburg New Jersey Police Department|
|Dates of Service||September 2021 - May 18, 2022|
|Last Known Status||Forfeited|
2021 Sexual Assault
The incident was captured on the house's surveillance system.
On October 4, 2021, Thompson was arrested and charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree sexual assault, and third-degree aggravated criminal sexual contact.
On October 4, 2021, Thompson was suspended without pay.
On May 18, 2022, Thompson pleaded guilty to attempted sexual assault and was sentenced to 4 years in state prison. Thompson forfeited his job, will be registered as a sex offender, and will be prohibited from future public employment.
- Chris Sheldon, Newly sworn-in N.J. cop sexually assaulted unconscious woman, prosecutor says, NJ.com, 2021-10-06
- Jeff Goldman, Suspended cop headed to prison after admitting to attempted sex assault of unconscious woman, NJ.com, 2022-05-18
- Kathleen Hopkins, Keansburg ex-cop gets 4 years in prison for trying to have sex with unconscious woman, Asbury Park Press, 2022-12-20