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, community members hold #EndGunViolence rally in Harlem

DA Vance announces our $46 million investment to build five Youth Opportunity Hubs

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February 15, 2018

Statement by Manhattan District Attorney and Prosecutors Against Gun Violence Co-Founder Cyrus Vance, Jr. on Mass Shootings in America Click For More

“Congress has outsourced federal gun policy to the NRA. The only way to disrupt what has become ritual slaughter is with gun controls based on public health and safety, not on the business interests of a single industry."

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February 15, 2018

DA Vance: Attorney Pleads Guilty to Embezzling $2.6 Million From Client Trusts and Estates Click For More

“The defendant systematically drained his victims’ trusts and estate funds over a period of more than a decade—and in one instance, embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars less than a month after his client’s death—all to finance his own lavish lifestyle.”

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February 13, 2018

District Attorney Vance and NYPD Commissioner O’Neill Speak Out Against the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act on “60 Minutes” Click For More

District Attorney Vance said on the program: “I think it would be a disaster for New York City. And I think for major cities across the country… I wouldn’t presume to tell the residents of West Virginia what their gun laws should be."

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February 9, 2018

DA Vance: Cameron McDermott Convicted of Sexually Assaulting two Unconscious Women Click For More

“Cameron McDermott violated two women while they were unconscious and unable to protect themselves from his predatory abuse,” said District Attorney Vance.

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February 5, 2018

DA Vance: Paralegal Who Stole From Immigration Clients Pleads Guilty Click For More

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., announced the guilty plea of Jorge Vargas, 31, a former paralegal who assisted with immigration cases, for stealing from clients of three law firms that employed him.

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February 2, 2018

DA Vance and Police Commissioner O’Neill Announce Indictment of 17 Members of Violence Harlem Street Gang Click For More

Indictment Charges Members of “Lincoln Ova Everything” with Approximately 20 Violent Acts Including Shootings, Gunpoint Robbery Over Two-Year Span

Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office2 hours ago
To be fair, Congress *has* taken action on gun violence. The House passed the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act, which would impose weak gun laws on all 50 states.

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