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March 13, 2019

D.A. Vance: Roderick Covlin Convicted of Murdering His Estranged Wife in 2009 Click For More

"Shele Danishefsky Covlin had a soaring career, two adoring children, and the love and respect of her many friends, colleagues, and relatives. crime."

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March 13, 2019

District Attorney Vance Announces Indictment of Paul Manafort Click For More

“No one is beyond the law in New York."

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March 12, 2019

D.A. Vance Announces Results of $38 Million Rape Kit Testing Investment Alongside Survivors, Advocates, Officials Click For More

"Testing every rape kit is our best practice and our moral imperative – both to ensure survivors receive the support and action they deserve, and to ensure that these backlogs never happen again."

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March 8, 2019

D.A. Vance Announces Trial Conviction of Roslyn Pilmar and Evan Wald for 1996 Murder of Howard Pilmar Click For More

"For nearly 23 years, Roslyn Pilmar and Evan Wald evaded justice for their gruesome crime and thought they would get away with it, but today, a jury rightfully found them guilty of Murder in the Second Degree for planning Mr. Pilmar's murder together and acting in concert to carry out the cold-blooded killing."

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February 27, 2019

Statement by PAGV Co-Chairs Mike Feuer and Cy Vance, Jr. on House Passage of the Bipartisan Background Checks Bill Click For More

"A bipartisan majority of the House has acted. We call on members of the Senate to show the same courage and leadership."

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February 15, 2019

DA Vance Announces Sentencing of Sex Trafficker Who Trafficked 13-Year-Old Child Click For More

"The story of this profoundly courageous survivor shows us that in the safest big city in America, child sex trafficking still persists. It also demonstrates the unwavering commitment of our prosecutors and NYPD partners to shutting this market down.”


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Tracy waited more than a decade for her kit to be tested. "After 16 years, I will finally get justice and closure." #TestEveryKit
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