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 with Brooke Guinan, our Pride Month guest speaker and the NYFD's first transgender firefighter

DA Vance at The LGBT Community Center's annual Pride Month "Garden Party"

DA Vance joins Speaker Corey Johnson and other City Council colleagues for their "Pride Month Celebration"

DA Vance stands with immigrants’ rights advocates to support the Protect Our Courts Act

DA Vance greets volunteers at our office's "Clean Slate" summons warrant forgiveness event

DA Vance speaks about the trial conviction of former nanny Yoselyn Ortega for the murders of Leo and Lulu Krim

DA Vance congratulates graduates of “Inside Criminal Justice,” an innovative seminar that brings together Queensboro Correctional Facility residents and Manhattan ADA’s

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August 15, 2018

Statement by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., on Enactment of Child Sex Trafficking Act Click For More

“Finally, New York State’s penal laws now reflect the reality that a child sold for sex is a victim of sex trafficking, plain and simple."

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August 15, 2018 | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Crooked Manhattan NYPD cop pleads guilty to bribery, cocaine possession Click For More

On May 23, Diaz busted who he thought was a drug dealer — but was really an undercover cop investigating him — and stole $1,000 from $18,000 in cash he should have vouchered.

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August 14, 2018

DA Vance Statement on Conviction of Police Officer Johnny Diaz Click For More

“Thanks to my Office’s Public Corruption Unit and our partners in the NYPD’s Internal Affairs Bureau, Officer Diaz has now admitted to acts of official corruption for which he will serve significant prison time."

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August 10, 2018 | WALL STREET JOURNAL

MTA Official Accused of Using Taxpayer Funds to Buy $60,000 of iPhones Click For More

The Manhattan district attorney’s office charged Angel Barbosa, the MTA’s former chief procurement officer, with grand larceny.

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August 10, 2018 | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Former MTA exec accused of stealing $60,000 worth of cell phones surrenders to authorities Click For More

He got hung up on stolen cell phones. A former MTA exec was busted Thursday for stealing $60,000 in iPhones from the agency.

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August 9, 2018

DA Vance, MTA IG Kluger Announce Indictment of Former MTA Chief Procurement Officer Click For More

“New Yorkers entrust government procurement officers with enormous discretionary spending power, and demand in return that these officials spend taxpayer dollars honestly and fairly."

Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office2 days ago
It’s bad enough as a trafficking survivor to testify against your pimp or your trafficker — to do that as a child takes unbelievable courage. This law will help us protect those kids.


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Saturday August 11

SNL Summer Resource Community Fair Click For More

Union Settlement, a partner in our Saturday Night Lights ("SNL") youth sports program, is hosting a summer resource fair.