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



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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June 11, 2019

Statement by Manhattan D.A. Cy Vance, Jr. Urging Passage of “Greenlight NY” Legislation Click For More

"Our streets are safer when all drivers – regardless of their federal immigration status – can lawfully take driver's education courses, pass driving tests, obtain proper licensing, and operate registered, inspected, and insured vehicles."

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May 31, 2019

Se Solicita Atención de los Medios de Comunicación: El Fiscal Vance Anuncia Formulación de Cargos Contra Falsos Abogados de Inmigración Quienes se Aprovecharon de Personas Solicitando Asilo Click For More

“Creemos que puede haber otras víctimas. Si usted fue víctima de “ICONYC Legal Agency”, insisto que llame al número directo de la Unidad de Asuntos de Inmigrantes de mi oficina al (212) 335-3600. Estamos aquí para promover su bienestar y proteger sus derechos sin importar su estatus o el idioma que hable”.

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May 30, 2019

Request for Media Attention: D.A. Vance Announces Charges Against Phony Immigration Attorneys Targeting Asylum Seekers Click For More

“We believe there may be additional victims. If you are a victim of “ICONYC Legal Agency,” I urge you to call my Office’s Immigrant Affairs hotline at (212) 335-3600. We are here to protect your safety and rights regardless of your immigration status or the language you speak.”

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May 30, 2019

D.A. Vance, NYPD Take Down $2.8 Million Business Email Compromise Scam, Offer Prevention Tips and Tools Click For More

“New Yorkers whose jobs include wiring money should pay attention to this case."

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May 22, 2019

Testimony for City Council Committee on the Justice System Oversight: Hearing on “Preparing for the Implementation of Bail, Speedy Trial, and Discovery Reform” Click For More

Thank you for having this hearing on what it will take to prepare for the implementation of the Criminal Justice Reforms. It is important to have this discussion to adequately prepare for the sweeping changes that will take effect January 1st.

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May 21, 2019

D.A. Vance Supports Restoration of Voting Rights in Daily News Op-ed Click For More

Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. today called upon New York lawmakers to immediately pass S. 1931/A. 4987 and “seize the opportunity in this session to abolish felony disenfranchisement, an anti-democratic practice rooted in white supremacy.”

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"In the final days of session, Gov. Cuomo and state legislators must correct staggering inequities and promote public safety by passing the Marijuana Revenue and Taxation Act." #MarijuanaJustice ⚖️

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Jun 29


Art of Healing Festival Click For More


Thursday Jun 13

Manhattan Community Board 8 Public Forum: Crackdown On Sexual Harassment Click For More

The Women and Families Committee of Community Board 8 Manhattan invites you to special public forum featuring Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance Jr., NYC Commission on Human Rights Deputy Director Dana Sussman, and CUNY Law School Professor Rick Rossein. Join us at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, at the entrance on Fifth Ave and East 81st St, for the forum "Crackdown on Sexual Harassment: What You Need to Know Now."