Today, the City of Jacksonville came together to celebrate Police Chief Tommy Thompson’s last day on the job. Officers along with family and friends held a special ceremony honoring Chief Thompson’s 47 years serving the people of Jacksonville. Thompson has worked and lived in Jacksonville most his life and he says he will truly miss this position.
Officers who were currently under Chief Thompson’s supervision had nothing but positive things to say about his leadership. The chief was asked what he plans to do now that he is retired and he says he plans on spending more time with his wife and family who are now his only priority.