Manhattan District Attorney

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Manhattan DA: Hale & Hearty Soup Worker Used Job To Aid Identity Theft, Fraud Ring

Eleven defendants were indicted by the Manhattan District Attorney’s office and arraigned in State Supreme Court later Wednesday on identity theft, fraud, grand larceny and forgery charges.

04/30/2014

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance (File/Credit: Manhattan DA's Office)

DA Vance: 3 Executives At Once-Premier Law Firm Helped ‘Cook The Books’ Amid Economic Collapse

Three former executives conspired to hide a law firm’s snowballing financial problems from auditors and even their own partners as it headed toward collapse in the nation’s biggest law firm bankruptcy, prosecutors said Thursday.

03/06/2014

Jonathan Stewart was arrested in September  2012 after police said he beat and choked a 21-year-old woman and then dragged her into some bushes and raped her. He has pleaded guilty, the Manhattan DA announced on Sept. 9, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Hudson River Park Rape Suspect Pleads Guilty

Jonathan Stewart, 26, pleaded guilty to rape and criminal sexual act Monday and was expected to be sentenced on Sept. 30. The convicted sex offender faces more than 30 years behind bars.

09/09/2013

Hate Crime Victim Mark Carson (Facebook)

Suspect In Greenwich Village Anti-Gay Murder Indicted

Elliot Morales, 33, pleaded not guilty to murder as a hate crime in the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Mark Carson.

06/18/2013

Caroline Kennedy in 2012. (file/credit: Ron Sachs - Pool/Getty Images)

Caroline Kennedy To Serve As Juror In Drug Case

She told the judge she has known the current District Attorny Cyrus Vance since she was in elementary school but said it would not affect her judgment.

05/14/2013

Karyn Kay

Epileptic Teen Charged In His Mother’s Murder Given Bail Package

Henry Wachtel has been jailed since early April when he was accused of bludgeoning his mother to death during an epileptic seizure.

05/02/2013

Drugs In "Sour Power" Candy Wrapper (credit: Handout)

DA: East Harlem Drug Gang Bragged About Crimes On Social Media

The alleged gang members charged with allegedly selling crack cocaine and marijuana in “Sour Power” candy wrappers were caught after bragging about their activities on social media sites.

03/16/2013

Michael Kenny (credit: NYPD)

Man Found Guilty Of Fatally Stabbing Wife In Midtown Hair Salon

Michael Kenny, 44, was found guilty Friday of second-degree murder and aggravated criminal contempt in the March 2011 stabbing.

03/08/2013

PATH train (credit: CBS 2)

Man Who Jumped Turnstile While Carrying Illegal Gun Sentenced To 7 Years

Officers found the loaded gun and extra bullets shortly after stopping Ruben Sanabria for evading the subway fare.

02/12/2013

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. (file/credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Queens Man Sentenced For Running $31 Million Ponzi Scheme

The Ponzi scheme was run through Maywood Captial, a real estate investment company. The firm was previously based in Paramus, N.J. before moving to Manhattan.

11/21/2012

Attorney Alan Dershowitz (file/credit: Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty Images)

Trial Under Way In Hit-And-Run Death Of Attorney Alan Dershowitz’s Sister-In-Law

Driver Ian Clement has been charged with leaving the scene of the accident after his truck hit and killed 68-year-old Marilyn Dershowitz. Clement’s defense is that he did not know he had hit the woman.

09/11/2012

Greg Kelly (credit: CBS 2)

Manhattan DA Investigating Greg Kelly, NYPD Commissioner’s Son

A woman has reportedly filed a complaint accusing TV news anchor Greg Kelly of sexual assault.

01/26/2012

Fatal stabbing/stock photo

Filing: Man Said ‘I Stabbed Her’ In NY Salon Death

Their marriage had been troubled, punctuated by allegations of assault and a restraining order. And on its last day, Michael Kenny went with his hairstylist wife to the salon where she worked, got a haircut and a shave from her and then stabbed her to death in a bathroom there, prosecutors say.

03/24/2011

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr.

DA: Accountant Indicted For $1.5 Million Defrauding Case

The Manhattan District Attorney announced on Thursday the indictment and arraignment of an accountant who stole $1.48 million from two clients.

12/23/2010

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr.

Manhattan DA Discusses First Year In Office

CBS 2’s Rob Morrison sat down with Cyrus Vance in studio to examine the past year and look at what’s coming up in 2011 in the DA’s office.

12/18/2010

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