NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Victory still smells fresh for incoming Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz.NYPD: Suspect Stole $50,000 From 89-Year-Old Man During Queens Home Invasion
The borough’s top prosecutor takes officer next month in place of the late Richard Brown, who served as district attorney for nearly three decades.READ MORE: New Pop-Up COVID Vaccination Sites Open Across New York, Signs Of Normalcy Returning To City
Katz will have to hit the ground running, enforcing brand new criminal justice reforms set by the state, as even more proposals go before the Legislature in January.
She joined CBSN New York’s political reporter Marcia Kramer for this week’s episode of “The Point.”MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Couple Hospitalized After Stabbing In Bushwick, Police Investigating
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