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.”
D.A. Vance, DOI Announce Charges Against DOC Officers Who Illegally Strip Searched Women Visiting Manhattan Detention Complex
"There is no excuse for violating the human rights of New Yorkers visiting our City’s jails. As alleged, these officers flagrantly abused their power when they ignored their training and subjected visitors to humiliating and unlawful searches."
Statement by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. on the Passing of Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown
"Judge Brown was an extraordinary lawyer who dedicated his life to public service. I will remember him first as a friend."
“We can no longer sleep on the danger posed by this country’s increasing number of white nationalists."
“When gun traffickers funnel deadly weapons into our city for profit, they not only endanger countless lives, but also effectively put New Yorkers’ public safety up for sale."
"As proven at trial, Anna Sorokin committed real white-collar felonies over the course of her lengthy masquerade.”