Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 10 years
Badge # Not available
Weapon: Handgun; .38 caliber
Offender: Not available
Detective Earl Thompson was shot and killed while intervening in a domestic dispute in Queens while off duty. His sister had called him while she was involved in an argument with her husband.
When Detective Thompson arrived at the apartment he was was shot in the chest by his brother-in-law.
Detective Thompson had served with the NYPD for 10 years and was assigned to the 114th Precinct. He was survived by his wife and two daughters.