New Yorkers Get Outstanding Warrants Cleared At Manhattan 'Clean Slate' EventThe Legal Aide Society offered its services at the event Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Grand Street Settlement on the Lower East Side.
Manhattan DA Hopes To Give Those With Outstanding Warrants A 'Clean Slate'The Manhattan District attorney is holding another "clean slate" day, where people with open warrants for low level offenses get a chance to wipe their records clean.
Manhattan DA Offers New Yorkers Chance To Clear Old WarrantsThe last event in Harlem attracted 700 people, District Attorney Cyrus Vance said.
Manhattan DA Vance: Ending Arrests For Low-Level Offenses Will Free Up Court ResourcesManhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance said keeping low-level offenders out will benefit the criminal court system.
D.A. Vance: Summonses Will Replace Arrests For Low Level Offenses In ManhattanDistrict Attorney Cyrus Vance said the changes will only affect Manhattan, but will trim 10,000 cases from the logs of already clogged courts.
Seen At 11: Con Artists Stealing NYC Homes Through 'Dirty Deeds'Con artists are easily stealing homes in New York City through “dirty deeds.”
Judge Declares Mistrial In Case Of Prestigious Law Firm That Went Belly-UpThe government has failed to convict three top executives in the collapse of a prestigious law firm.
Brooklyn Woman Indicted In Death Of Infant Son Found In Bag At Victoria's SecretThe New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner ruled the baby's death was caused by homicidal asphyxiation.
NYC To Use $17.8 Million To Offer Non-Bail Option For Some SuspectsThousands of New Yorkers accused of low-level or non-violent crimes won't face the prospect of raising cash for bail under a plan that seeks to keep such suspects out of the troubled Rikers Island jail complex.
Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance's Office To Fund Rape Kit Testing NationallyExperts estimate hundreds of thousands of rape kits -- swabs and specimens gathered during exams victims undergo after attacks -- remain to be tested for genetic evidence that could identify, or eliminate, a suspect.
Driver Who Sped Around Manhattan In Online Video Found Guilty Of Reckless EndangermentAdam Tang was convicted in absentia on charges of reckless endangerment and reckless driving, crimes that carry up to a year in jail.
Letter Demands Arrest Of High-Powered Lawyer Sanford RubensteinAttorney Kenneth Montgomery says in the letter that Sanford Rubenstein should be arrested and charged with third-degree rape.