DA Vance: Police Officer Convicted on All Counts For Transporting Narcotics And Marijuana in Exchange For Money
“When those entrusted to enforce the law abuse their positions to commit crime, they undermine the credibility of the entire law enforcement community and put the safety of our citizens at risk.”
DA Vance, Partners Announce Criminal Charges in Multimillion Dollar Wage Theft And Insurance Fraud Case
"My Office made a commitment to fight wage theft, which impacts employees across all industries, but is especially common in the construction business, where unscrupulous employers like the ones charged in today’s indictment are devising new and different ways to cheat and steal."
“The dual mission of the Manhattan D.A.’s Office is a safer New York and a more equal justice system, the ongoing arrest and criminal prosecution of predominantly black and brown New Yorkers for smoking marijuana serves neither of these goals."
“Five years ago Yoselyn Ortega stole Leo and Lulu Krim from their parents, their siblings, and our Manhattan community. Leo and Lulu will never live the lives that laid ahead of them, and now their remorseless killer will live the rest of her life in prison."
"After binging on mind-altering drugs and alcohol, Lamar Davenport’s actions were simply horrific.”
“This time can never be returned to them, but with today’s exoneration, we hope we can begin the process of unburdening them and giving them a chance at a brighter, successful future."