Carol Thomas

Carol was a seven-year veteran officer with the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office in New Jersey and had served on certain occasions with the county’s narcotics task force.

  • January 23, 2001    |   Private Property

    New Jersey Forfeiture

    Policing and Prosecuting For Profit: New Jersey Ex-Sheriff Fights Civil Forfeiture Abuse

    New Jersey’s civil forfeiture law dangerously transforms law enforcement priorities from fair and impartial administration of justice to the pursuit of property and profit.  New Jersey police departments and prosecutors’ offices are entitled to keep money and property confiscated through the state’s civil forfeiture law, thus giving them a direct financial stake in these forfeitures.…

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