Conviction Integrity Unit

Prosecutions Under Review For Detective Involved In Wrongful Conviction Of David RantaProsecutors said 2 months after a high-profile 1990 murder case he investigated was thrown out, dozens more convictions associated with retired detective Louis Scarcella are under review.
Man Asks Court To Nix Conviction In 1998 Harlem Murder CaseAttorney Robert Gottlieb filed a motion Thursday for a new trial based on new evidence, saying there's not enough proof left in the case after some eyewitnesses backtracked.