Cyrus Vance

As Manhattan District Attorney, Cy Vance, Jr. has made the advancement of criminal justice reform part of the mission of the District Attorney's Office, right alongside our centuries-old founding mission of public safety. Click For More

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Learn about our special initiatives to reform the justice system and fight 21st-century crimes.

DA Vance accepting the New York Center for Children's "Champion" Award

The head of our Cybercrime Bureau appears on VICE's "Motherboard" podcast to talk about how we solve and prosecute complex high-tech crimes

DA Vance tours Educational Alliance and learns more about the innovative "two-generation" education program funded by CJII

DA Vance announces the results of the office's $38M investment in testing the national rape kit backlog

DA Vance welcomes players to our annual Saturday Night Lights Invitational Basketball Tournament

Take Your Kids to Work Day 2019

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August 20, 2019 | Washington Post

Two members of far-right Proud Boys convicted in 2018 fight with antifascists Click For More

"Two members of the Proud Boys, a self-identified Western-chauvinist group, were convicted of assault for fighting with members of a leftist group on the streets after an event in New York. A jury found Maxwell Hare, 27, of Harrisburg, Pa., and John Kinsman, 39, of Morristown, N.J., guilty of attempted gang assault, three charges of attempted assault and rioting."

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August 19, 2019

D.A. Vance Announces Trial Conviction of Two “Proud Boys” For Upper East Side Gang Assault Click For More

“As violent extremism rises in America, a Manhattan jury has declared in one voice that New Yorkers will not tolerate mob violence in our own backyard.”

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August 16, 2019

D.A. Vance: Phony Attorney Indicted for Stealing From Immigrant New Yorkers Click For More

"We believe there may be additional victims of “Kerry and Associates LLP.” I urge victims and others with relevant information to call my Office’s Immigrant Affairs hotline at (212) 335-3600. Regardless of your immigration status, we are here to protect your safety and your rights.”

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August 16, 2019

D.A. Vance and 66 Criminal Justice Leaders Denounce U.S. Attorney General’s Remarks About Local Prosecutors Click For More

“We hope that Attorney General Barr and other national leaders will understand what facts, data and lessons learned from the past have taught us as we work to wisely use limited criminal justice resources to promote safer and stronger communities.”

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August 14, 2019 | BLOOMBERG

NYC Construction Company to Pay Record $6 Million in Wage Case Click For More

"The prosecution resulted from an investigation by the Manhattan District Attorney’s Construction Fraud Task Force, triggered by a complaint from Ironworkers Local 361, and was part of a multi-agency drive to step up criminal enforcement of wage laws."


Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office21 hours ago
Red Flag Laws recognize that we have to *prevent* gun violence, not just prosecute it after the fact when people are already wounded or killed. New York’s “Red Flag Law” becomes effective this weekend, thanks to bill sponsors Senator Brian Kavanagh and Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon and advocates like New Yorkers Against Gun Violence who did not rest until our state enacted this life-saving legislation. #EndGunViolence

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Tuesday Aug 6

National Night Out Against Crime Click For More

The Manhattan D.A.’s office will join the NYPD and city officials at over 70 locations across the city for the National Night Out Against Crime. This annual community-building campaign includes barbecues, bounce house, face painting, and much more in the effort to promote police-community partnerships and help make our city safer