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

LATEST REMARKS

DA VANCE DELIVERS REMARKS ON CRIMES AGAINST ASIAN-AMERICAN NEW YORKERS AT NYPD PRESS CONFERENCE

Signature Projects

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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News | Remarks
September 23, 2021

Chief A.D.A. Savur Delivers Remarks at Mexico Repatriation Ceremony Click For More

"Thanks to the joint investigation efforts of our Antiquities Trafficking Unit and Mexican authorities, these landmark cultural heritage items, which showcase the evolution of the Spanish state in Latin America and the roots of Mexican national identity, are heading home where they will be studied and treasured for generations to come."

News | Media Coverage
September 14, 2021 | El Diario NY

Fiscalía de Manhattan recupera $100,000 en salarios robados a obreros por una constructora Click For More

“La Oficina del Fiscal de Distrito de Manhattan continuará asegurándose de que los trabajadores no sean estafados por empleadores codiciosos. Los neoyorquinos pueden denunciar y obtener justicia, independientemente de su estado migratorio y sin temor a ser deportados”, recordó el fiscal de distrito de Manhattan, Cyrus R. Vance.

News | Media Coverage
September 14, 2021 | New York Daily News

Electrical workers at Midtown Virgin hotel awarded more than $112K in unpaid wages, says Manhattan DA Click For More

More than a dozen workers have been awarded more than $100,000 in unpaid wages for their work on billionaire Richard Branson’s under-construction Midtown hotel, officials said Tuesday. Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance said his office had won the wages for 18 workers from Ampak Electrical Services, an unlicensed, uninsured subcontractor based on Staten Island.

News | Press Releases
September 14, 2021

D.A. Vance: $112K in Stolen Wages Recovered for Electrical Workers at Midtown Construction Site of Virgin Hotel Click For More

“The Manhattan D.A.’s Office will continue to ensure that hard-working people aren’t stiffed by greedy employers,” said District Attorney Vance.

News | Op-Ed
September 14, 2021 | New York Daily News

N.Y.’s parole reform imperative: The Manhattan DA and his likely successor urge Gov. Hochul to sign the Less is More Act (Op-Ed by Cy Vance, Jr. and Alvin Bragg) Click For More

As the serving Manhattan district attorney and the current Democratic nominee for the same office, we are joining together for the first time to ask Hochul to sign this bill because we both believe in a fundamental truth: While incarceration has a role to play in public safety, we must reduce its use, especially for people accused of low-level, nonviolent conduct.

News | Media Coverage
August 31, 2021 | NBC New York

Pair Sold, Registered Fake Vaccine Cards for NYC Healthcare Workers, DA Says Click For More

The Manhattan District Attorney's Office charged Jasmine Clifford, 31, of Lyndhurst, New Jersey, with selling the fake cards, and Nadayza Barkley, 27, of Bellport, NY, with entering at least 10 of the buyers into the state's centralized NYSIIS database — which powers the state's Excelsior Pass — while working at a Patchogue medical clinic.


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Today, we repatriated a collection of priceless 16th Century manuscripts to the people of Mexico.

Returning stolen cultural relics to their countries of origin is at the core of our mission to stop antiquities trafficking. https://www.manhattanda.org/chief-a-d-a-savur-delivers-remarks-at-mexico-repatriation-ceremony/

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Tuesday Aug 3

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.