Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance

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Report: Man Charged With Reckless Driving For ‘Fastest Lap Around Manhattan’ On The Lam In Canada

The viral video posted on YouTube last year shows Adam Tang speeding in a lap around Manhattan.


Mayor Bill de Blasio announces initiative giving NYPD smartphones, tablets. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

NYPD Officers Getting Smartphones, Tablets Under New Initiative

New York’s Finest are getting a new weapon in the war on crime: improved mobile communications.


One of five ancient coins that was returned to the Greek government by the Manhattan District Attorney's office after a collector's prosecution. (Credit: CBS 2)

Manhattan DA Returns Ancient Coins To Greece After Collector’s Prosecution

The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office returned five ancient coins to the government of Greece Monday, after the prosecution of a prominent collector from Rhode Island.


WCBS 880: Manhattan DA Says Complex Cocaine, Prescription Pills And Financial Fraud Ring Broken Up

“This case started as an investigation into street-level cocaine dealers, but that was only the tip of the iceberg,” Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance said.


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NYPD Detective Pleads Not Guilty To Perjury In Connection With Drug Case

Detective Said Salim was released without bail Wednesday after pleading not guilty to perjury, official misconduct and other charges.


Guns purchased by under cover officers prior to arrest of two in New York City (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

2 Indicted On Gun Trafficking Charges In New York City

Bronx resident Javon Burgess, 36, and 24-year-old Paul Lee, of Brooklyn are accused of selling the illegal weapons in broad daylight.


Actor Martin Sheen and Maria Velazques the mother of Jon-Adrian Velazquez  attends a press conference outside of Manhattan Criminal Court on December 5, 2011. (credit: Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images)

Man Asks Court To Nix Conviction In 1998 Harlem Murder Case

Attorney 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.


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NYC Officials Offer Tips For National ‘Protect Your Identity’ Week

“In this day and age, cybercriminals can easily attack an individual from thousands of miles away if necessary precautions aren’t taken,” Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance said.


Elephant Ivory (Credit: Juliet Papa)

Wildlife Groups Outraged After 2 Manhattan Jewelers Plead Guilty To Selling Illegal Elephant Ivory

A string of pearls, a wise owl and a smiling Buddha were all part of one of the largest seizures of illegal ivory ever in New York State, Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance Jr. said.


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Greg Kelly’s Accuser Claims She Got Pregnant And Had An Abortion Following Sexual Assault

No charges have been filed against the son of Police Commissioner Ray Kelly after a woman alleges he sexually assaulted her, but the scandal is keeping channel 5 anchor Greg Kelly off the air.