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 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

DA Vance joins advocates to call on New York legislators to turn speed safety cameras back on in school zones

DA Vance introducing community leaders to our "Criminal Justice Investment Initiative" programs

DA Vance at one of our office's forums on the opioid epidemic

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April 17, 2019 | WIRED

A Top Dark Web Drug Ring Goes Down — Thanks to ATM Withdrawals Click For More

Until a few weeks ago, sinmed was one of the largest drug vendors at Dream Market, the foremost dark web bazaar.

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April 17, 2019 | NEW YORK TIMES

How a Dark Web Drug Ring Was Uncovered After Suspicious A.T.M. Withdrawals Click For More

In recent years, drug trafficking on the dark web has exploded, as drug traffickers and other criminals have discovered that its anonymity makes it ideal for illicit transactions using cryptocurrencies.

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April 17, 2019 | LAW 360

UniCredit To Pay $1.3B To End US Sanctions Investigations Click For More

U.S. and New York authorities said Monday that they've reached settlements totaling $1.3 billion with the UniCredit banking group to resolve investigations related to transactions processed allegedly in violation of sanctions.

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April 16, 2019

D.A. Vance, Partners Take Down Major Dark Web Drug Seller Click For More

“When our office received reports of suspicious activity at ATMs in New York and New Jersey, our talented investigators followed the money, using our state-of-the-art Cyber Lab to uncover a dark web counterfeit pill seller whose $2.3 million operation spanned the U.S.”

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April 15, 2019

Unicredit Bank AG to Plead Guilty and Pay $316 Million to DA’s Office Related to Illegal Transactions on Behalf of Nuclear Weapons Proliferator Click For More

Guilty Plea is Part of $1.3 Billion Settlement of Parallel Criminal and Regulatory Investigations into UniCredit Bank AG, UniCredit Bank Austria AG, and Unicredit S.p.A. D.A.’s Office Uncovered the Conduct in its Related Investigation of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (“IRISL”), a Sanctioned Proliferator of Weapons of Mass Destruction Indicted by D.A’s Office

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👏 👏 Thanks to a new New York State Courts policy, immigration authorities are no longer allowed to make arrests in courthouses without a judicial warrant.

Next step: pass the #ProtectOurCourts Act to stop arrests just *outside* of court too. #ICEOutOfCourts


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Friday April 12

Collaborative Responses to Protect and Support Victims of Crime Click For More

In honor of National Crime Victims' Rights Week, join us for a panel presentation and discussion with experts from the Special Victims Bureau - Sex Crimes, Domestic Violence, Human Trafficking, Elder Abuse and Witness Aid Service Units.