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July 29, 2019 | NY1

Why Sex Trafficking Can No Longer Remain in the Shadows Click For More

"Carolina Holderness reminds us, it’s not about someone who’s held captive in someone’s basement. We see trafficking victims every day, but we just don’t know it. They may be clearing the table at the restaurant where you’re dining, or doing your nails at a nearby spa."

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July 22, 2019 | NY1

NYPD: 11 Arrested in Washington Heights Gun Trafficking Bust Click For More

"These people, there is no excuse, there is no way we can tolerate people selling guns into our communities," Vance said. "And the folks who are buying these guns and bringing them into our communities are just what you think. They are merchants of death. The only purpose to have these guns is to use them and too often to shoot people. So, as far as I'm concerned, enough is enough."

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July 22, 2019 | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Scam Artist Who Posed as a Fed to Dupe Immigrants Gets up to a Decade in Prison Click For More

La Bombard “exploited the fears around shifting immigration policy to target primarily Spanish-speaking immigrants with the promise to help them achieve ‘the American Dream,’ " Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance Jr. said at the time of the plea.

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July 11, 2019 | THE REAL DEAL

Upper East Side Developer Funded “Lavish Lifestyle” Through Mortgage Fraud: Manhattan District Attorney Click For More

“As alleged, Penny Bradley cashed in on her insider position and stole company funds to support her lavish lifestyle,” D.A. Vance said in a statement.

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July 3, 2019 | THE CRIME REPORT

When These Young People Speak, NYC Justice Officials Pay Attention Click For More

“I was blown away by the quality of the youth ambassadors’ proposals,” Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, who spoke at the ceremony, said later. “I hope that they consider careers in criminal justice, because their perspectives are underrepresented in our system, and their talents are truly immense.”


Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office3 days ago
Red Flag Laws recognize that we have to *prevent* gun violence, not just prosecute it after the fact when people are already wounded or killed. New York’s “Red Flag Law” becomes effective this weekend, thanks to bill sponsors Senator Brian Kavanagh and Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon and advocates like New Yorkers Against Gun Violence who did not rest until our state enacted this life-saving legislation. #EndGunViolence