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November 30, 2022

D.A. Bragg: Doctor and Eight Others Charged with Distributing Opioids and Other Pills Click For More

“As alleged, these defendants used the ongoing opioid crisis to exploit the suffering and addiction of others. And to make matters worse, a trusted Manhattan doctor prescribed pills to the defendants, which were then sold illegally to New Yorkers,” said District Attorney Bragg. “We are grateful for the collaboration with our law enforcement partners and will continue to work across agencies to hold accountable all who make our streets less safe and endanger the lives of New Yorkers with illicit prescription drugs.”

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November 29, 2022 | Fox 5 NY

Photo of kid holding pistols led to dad’s arrest for ghost guns Click For More

A New York City man faces dozens of counts of felony weapons crimes related to so-called ghost guns after he sent a digital photo of his 7-year-old son holding two pistols to a group chat with family and friends, according to the Manhattan district attorney.

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November 28, 2022 | NY1

UES dad charged with making 14 ghost guns Click For More

An Upper East Side father was charged with making 14 ghost guns in his apartment after photos he shared in a group chat showed his 7-year-old son holding two of the illegal firearms, prosecutors said Monday.

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November 28, 2022

D.A. Bragg Returns 16th Century Decree to the People of Mexico Click For More

“This case shows the lengths traffickers and looters will go to steal these priceless pieces of cultural and historical heritage,” said District Attorney Bragg. “We are proud to partner with our HSI law enforcement partners to return 17 objects to the people of Mexico in just the past two years alone and look forward to continuing this work together.”

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November 28, 2022

D.A. Bragg Indicts Upper East Side Man for Manufacturing 14 Ghost Guns Click For More

"The allegations make it evident that by manufacturing these weapons, Davis put not only the public, but a child in serious peril,” said District Attorney Bragg. “Using one’s child as a prop to showcase homemade, illegal weapons is inexcusable and extremely dangerous. The proliferation of ghost guns in our city cannot continue."

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November 28, 2022 | AMNY

Supporting Manhattan’s LGBTQIA+ community by tackling hate crimes Click For More

News of the Colorado Springs shooting was heartbreakingly tragic and painfully familiar. Once again, someone with a gun targeted the LGBTQIA+ community. We heard stunned survivors recount the horrors of the attack, we caught glimpses of a growing makeshift memorial, we saw mourners cling to each other in grief, and we learned that law enforcement was uniting to conduct a careful investigation.

Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office2 days ago
Today we hosted a gun buyback at Gethsemane Garden Baptist Church in the Lower East Side with NYPD. With their help we were able to take in a total of 16 guns. Thank you to everyone who participated and for helping us keep our streets safe.