Brooklyn DA Candidate Ama Dwimoh, Wrongfully Convicted Brooklynites call for reform at DA’s Office

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 22, 2017 Contact: Evan Thies (917) 715-9265 and Dwimoh’s “Integrity Agenda” reforms will prevent wrongful convictions, address misconduct by criminal justice professionals Dwimoh plans standing commission to review prosecutor misconduct; will appoint special prosecutor when potential criminal behavior by a prosecutor leads to wrongful conviction (Brooklyn, NY) – Ama Dwimoh – former chief of the Crimes Against …

Brooklyn DA hopeful Ama Dwimoh backs passage of child sex-abuse law

Brooklyn district attorney hopeful Ama Dwimoh voiced her support Friday for the oft-rejected state legislation to protect child sex abuse victims. Dwimoh, the former head of the DA’s Crimes Against Children Bureau, stood with survivors of sexual assaults in challenging state legislators to support the Child Victims Act. Read The Full Editorial: passage of child sex-abuse law

Civil rights leader stumps for former prosecutor in race

A former prosecutor running for Brooklyn district attorney received strong endorsements from a NAACP leader and a member of the community of wrongfully convicted people, the Daily News has learned. Ama Dwimoh, 53, a veteran Brooklyn prosecutor under ex-DA Charles Hynes, got endorsements from Hazel Dukes, president of the NAACP New York State Conference, and Jabbar Collins, who was exonerated …

NY1 Online: Kings County Contest: The Case for Dwimoh

Brooklyn District Attorney candidate Ama Dwimoh joined Errol Louis to discuss her past as a prosecutor and make the case for why she can emerge from a crowded field in the race for Brooklyn District Attorney. Watch The Full Interview: The Case for Dwimoh