Tom Thompson

Tom Thompson

Assistant Miamisburg Police Department Chief Tom Thompson (Ret.) was promoted to Assistant Chief of Police in 2012. He is the founder and Executive Director of Valens Solutions and a speaker for the Law Enforcement Action Partnership (LEAP), a nonprofit group of police, prosecutors, and other law enforcement officials who speak from firsthand experience to improve the criminal justice system.


Ohio’s cash bail rules create imbalance in equity and justice

By: - January 19, 2022

‘Innocent until proven guilty’ is one the central tenets of this country’s legal and criminal justice systems, but this isn’t the reality for everyone. Two-thirds of the jail population, and a quarter of the incarcerated population, in the U.S. are pretrial detainees, or people who haven’t been convicted of a crime. The high number of […]