Cyrus Vance Jr.

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Stapleton »

Cuomo Pushing for Grand Jury Reports in Police Fatality Cases

The push comes after a Staten Island grand jury declined to indict police in the death of Eric Garner.

Civic Center »

NYPD to Get $160M Worth of Crime-Fighting Smartphones and Tablets

The handheld crime-fighting gear will give police access to more information in the field, they said.

West Harlem »

District Attorney Cast Too Wide a Net in Harlem Gang Crackdown, Critics Say

Prosecution of gang activity at the Manhattanville and Grant Houses was overzealous, families say.

East Village »

Former Officer Accused of Rape Files $175M Lawsuit Against Accuser

Kenneth Moreno wants to restore his reputation and recoup monetary damages, his lawyer said.

West Harlem »

Residents Concerned About 'Collateral Damage' to Harlem Youth in Gang Sweep

While many residents thought the takedown made streets safer, they worried there were too many arrests.

West Harlem »

Harlem Gang Takedown Is Largest in City History, Officials Say

More than 100 people were charged with conspiracy to murder and weapons possession.

East Village »

Accused Drunk Driver Who Hit East Village Deli Worker Charged With Murder

Shaun Martin was high on PCP when he plowed into Mohammed Akkas Ali, who later died, the DA said.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Violence Drops as Final Gang Members Plead Guilty

Sixty-two people from three gangs all pleaded guilty in the three-year investigation.

West Harlem »

Second Man Convicted of Murder in Death of Tayshana 'Chicken' Murphy

Robert Cartagena, 23, faces up to 25 years to life in prison for killing Harlem basketball star.

Kips Bay »

Homeless Man Found Guilty in Kips Bay Rape

Andrey Ignatyev, 51, will face up to 25 years in prison at sentencing in Manhattan Criminal Court.

Midtown »

Woman Convicted of Drunkenly Slamming Her Car Into Two Construction Workers

Lataya Carter, 28, was found guilty of driving drunk and crashing into two workers, officials said.

Midtown »

Man Convicted of Stabbing Wife to Death in Hair Salon Gets 25 to Life

Michael Kenny, 44, stabbed his wife in March 2011 in the Midtown hair salon where she was working.

Upper East Side »

Fashion Rep Busted in Dali Drawing Heist, DA Vance Says

Phivos Istavrioglou, 29, was busted for stealing a Dali painting worth $150,00 from an UES gallery.

Upper West Side »

Masa Bookkeeper Charged with Stealing Nearly $100K from High-End Eatery

Rafael Thomas is charged with stealing about $96,000 over a 13-month period at the high-end sushi spot.

West Harlem »

Cop Charged with Falsely Accusing Man of Drug Sale in West Harlem

Officer Isaias Alicea, 28, illegally arrested two men in the Manhattanville Houses, prosecutors said.