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September 27, 2019

D.A. Vance: William Dixon Sentenced to 10-to-20 Years in Prison for Sexually Assaulting an 11-Year-Old Girl at Knifepoint in 1993 Click For More

"For more than two decades, William Dixon evaded law enforcement while this young victim agonized over whether her assailant would ever be held accountable. But thanks to the groundbreaking work of my office’s Sex Crimes and Forensic Sciences Units as well as our resolve to test every kit, the defendant has finally been brought to justice and will serve a lengthy sentence for his horrific crime."

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September 27, 2019

D.A. Vance: Thomas Gilbert, Jr. Sentenced to 30 Years-to-Life in Prison for Fatally Shooting His Father Click For More

"While nothing can undo the tragedy of Mr. Gilbert’s death, I hope that the resolution of this case helps his loved ones as they continue to heal from this devastating loss."

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September 26, 2019

D.A. Vance: Announces Sentencing of Sex Trafficker Who Preyed on Women With Substance Use Disorders Click For More

“Traffickers target those who live on the margins of our communities. These defendants preyed on women who struggled with substance use disorders, capitalizing on their vulnerabilities and use of opioids to force them into prostitution for the defendants’ financial gain."

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September 25, 2019

Manhattan D.A.’s Office Returns Ancient Gold Coffin to Egypt Click For More

“Coming as we do from all over the world, New Yorkers place a strong value on cultural heritage, and our office takes pride in our work to vigorously protect it."

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September 13, 2019

D.A. Vance, City of London Police Announce Arrest of Man on Suspicion of Stealing Music from Award-Winning International Superstars and Selling it for Cryptocurrency Click For More

“As one of the world’s leading creative capitals, New York City is dedicated to protecting artists’ intellectual property and ensuring that those who steal it face the music.”

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September 9, 2019

D.A. Vance, Partners Announce Citywide Expansion of Signature “Saturday Night Lights” Youth Program Click For More

"Over the last eight years, we’ve grown SNL from a basketball program at a single site in West Harlem to a network serving thousands of teens with world-class sports programming in their own neighborhoods across Manhattan. I am thrilled to announce that with today’s $1.4 million investment and the strong collaboration of my fellow District Attorneys, Saturday Night Lights will now enrich and inspire kids across the five boroughs."

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D.A. Vance and Senator Brad Hoylman each sat down with
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