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January 14, 2019

DA Vance: Former Babysitter Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Attempted Murder, Strangulation of Two-Month-Old Child Click For More

“Marianne Benjamin-Williams sealed her own fate when she attempted to murder the two-month-old child left in her care in such a violent, gruesome manner.”

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January 8, 2019

DA Vance Announces Guilty Plea of Lawrence Dilione in Death of Joseph Comunale Click For More

"This is another major step forward on the road toward justice for Joey Comunale. I thank our prosecutors for ensuring not only that this defendant will serve significant prison time for his role in this unconscionable crime, but also for sparing the Comunale family the agony of reliving their son’s death in yet another murder trial."

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December 13, 2018

DA Vance: West African Royal, Associate Plead Guilty to Stealing From 250 Victims in Employment Fraud Schemes Click For More

“These defendants created a royal headache for hundreds of applicants and job seekers.”

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December 13, 2018

DA Vance Releases Grand Jury Report Documenting Epidemic of Real Estate Theft Targeting Vulnerable New Yorkers Click For More

“An alarming number of Manhattan families will spend this holiday season uprooted and dispossessed of modest homes and properties passed down generations – particularly single-family brownstones in culturally diverse and rapidly gentrifying sections of Harlem and Washington Heights."

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December 11, 2018

DA Vance: Babysitter Convicted on all Counts for Attempted Murder, Strangulation of Two-Month-Old Child Click For More

“Our justice system exists to protect the most vulnerable among us – to speak for them when they cannot, and to fight for them when they have been victimized in unconscionable ways.”

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December 11, 2018

DA Vance Announces Charges Against Former Bloomberg LP and Turner Construction Executives in $15M Bid-rigging and Commercial Bribery Conspiracy Click For More

"New York’s sky-high construction costs are driven not only by market demand, but by pay-to-play industry corruption that makes it impossible for honest companies to compete."


Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office shared Vera Institute of Justice's post.12 hours ago
Education in prison reduces recidivism, and is the right thing to do.🎓

That's why we're funding Andrew Cuomo's College-in-Prison program, and why we love this Vera Institute of Justice study on why the ban on Pell Grants for people in prison has to go ⬇️