He Spent 24 Years Behind Bars Because Queens Prosecutors Broke The Rules. Was This Their Only Wrongful Conviction?
The new Queens DA, Melinda Katz, insists that the prosecutors' errors were "inadvertent."
Apr 5, 2021 7:00 AM
New York City's DAs Keep Secret Lists Of Cops With Questionable Credibility
DAs use these lists to alert their prosecutors to potential problems with police witnesses. A civil liberties attorney calls them a 'public scandal.'
Updated: Apr 22, 2019 6:59 PM
Advocates Say Queens Needs A Progressive DA To Root Out 'Deeply-Rooted Moral Corruption'
Remarkably, Queens will witness the first competitive Democratic primary for district attorney in more than a half century, if not longer.
Updated: Jan 22, 2019 12:41 PM
Rory Lancman Wants To Reform The Queens DA's Office, 'The Land That Time Forgot'
Lancman says that Queens DA Richard Brown 'just keeps stubbornly clinging to an outdated model of criminal justice.'
Updated: Sep 26, 2018 12:23 PM
Queens Gang Suspect Jailed For Rap Lyrics Written When He Was A Teen
"Whatever happened to the First Amendment?" Chung's lawyer asks.
Updated: Mar 7, 2016 2:51 PM
Apple's Defiance On iPhone Encryption Angers NYPD & District Attorneys
"What if the location of a live kidnap victim is in the phone? Are we going to say that's not important?"
Updated: Feb 19, 2016 10:48 AM
Report: "Killing A Person With A Car Is Acceptable" In NYC
"Not a single one of the DAs offices is really doing its job when it comes to holding dangerous and reckless drivers accountable."
Updated: Dec 9, 2015 6:06 PM
Drunk Driver Who Killed Cyclist Will Keep Drivers' License After 5 Year Sentence
This isn't the only drunk driver to benefit from a lenient Queens DA's office.
Updated: Feb 7, 2013 2:28 PM
The Faces of Gun Ownership In The City
via NYTimes The NYTimes reports today that there are more than
Updated: Feb 20, 2011 5:23 PM
Man Charged With Fatally Punching 7-Month-Old Son
The Queens DA's Office announced that Larry Greene, 20, was charged
Updated: Apr 15, 2010 1:55 PM
$178 Million Gambling Ring Broken Up, 3 City Workers Indicted
38 people—including an NYC firefighter, a sanitation worker, and a highway
Updated: Apr 8, 2010 5:42 PM
Woman Who Castrated, Killed Abusive Father Gets Manslaughter
MySpace photo of Brigitte Harris The woman who killed her abusive
Updated: Oct 1, 2009 3:25 PM
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