No risk to public safety in dismissal of decade-old bench warrants (Op-Ed by DA Vance)


September 14, 2017 | Amsterdam News

No risk to public safety in dismissal of decade-old bench warrants (Op-Ed by DA Vance)As Manhattan’s district attorney, it is my responsibility to make our criminal justice system fairer, more efficient and more effective for all. And if we are going to build a more just system, we must begin by safely reducing unnecessary contact with the criminal justice system. Each new initiative contemplated by my office is scrutinized through that lens,…