Manhattan DA Will End Criminal Prosecution Of Fare Beaters This Fall


June 30, 2017 | Gothamist

Manhattan DA Will End Criminal Prosecution Of Fare Beaters This FallSubway turnstile jumpers will no longer face criminal prosecution in the borough of Manhattan starting this fall, under a new initiative from Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, the DA announced this morning. Vance announced in a press release this morning that his office “will no longer prosecute the overwhelming majority of individuals charged with Theft of…