Request for Media Attention: D.A. Vance Announces Charges Against Phony Immigration Attorneys Targeting Asylum Seekers
“We believe there may be additional victims. If you are a victim of “ICONYC Legal Agency,” I urge you to call my Office’s Immigrant Affairs hotline at (212) 335-3600. We are here to protect your safety and rights regardless of your immigration status or the language you speak.”
D.A. Vance, NYPD Take Down $2.8 Million Business Email Compromise Scam, Offer Prevention Tips and Tools
“New Yorkers whose jobs include wiring money should pay attention to this case."
Testimony for City Council Committee on the Justice System Oversight: Hearing on “Preparing for the Implementation of Bail, Speedy Trial, and Discovery Reform”
Thank you for having this hearing on what it will take to prepare for the implementation of the Criminal Justice Reforms. It is important to have this discussion to adequately prepare for the sweeping changes that will take effect January 1st.
Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. today called upon New York lawmakers to immediately pass S. 1931/A. 4987 and “seize the opportunity in this session to abolish felony disenfranchisement, an anti-democratic practice rooted in white supremacy.”
(By Cy Vance) For the first time in a decade, a clear path exists for New York State lawmakers to end the Jim Crow-era injustice preventing thousands of their fellow citizens from accessing the ballot box.