“As alleged in the complaint, Mr. Kurson launched a campaign of cybercrime, manipulation, and abuse from his perch at the New York Observer, and now the people of New York will hold him accountable. We encourage all survivors and witnesses of this type of cybercrime and intimate partner abuse to report these crimes to our Office.”
Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. today announced that he will not seek reelection for a fourth term in office, which would begin January 2022. The full text of the D.A.’s memo to the Office’s prosecutors and staff is copied below.
"The work continues."
“This is a tremendous victory for our nation’s system of justice and its founding principle that no one – not even a president – is above the law. Our investigation, which was delayed for almost a year by this lawsuit, will resume, guided as always by the grand jury’s solemn obligation to follow the law and the facts, wherever they may lead.”
"We should focus on their future, not their past, and ban questions about diversion in the federal hiring process.”
Statement by PAGV Co-Chairs Mike Feuer and Cy Vance, Jr. on House Passage of the Bipartisan Background Checks Bill
"A bipartisan majority of the House has acted. We call on members of the Senate to show the same courage and leadership."
Prosecutors Against Gun Violence Co-Chairs to Congress: Address Dangerous Downloadable 3D-Printed Guns Now
There is legislation to address downloadable guns waiting for action in Congress.
Statement by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. on Decision Regarding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Policy
“Today’s announcement by the Trump Administration to remove protection from deportation for young people brought into this country by their parents is a dark moment...
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., today authored an op-ed on CNN.com detailing how the federal Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act (CCRA) would endanger public...
District Attorney Vance, Police Commissioner O’Neill, Los Angeles City Attorney Feuer, New York Assembly Member Kavanagh Join Law Enforcement, Legislators to Oppose Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act
Watch the Press ConferenceManhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill, Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer, and...