Alvin Bragg is the 37th District Attorney elected in Manhattan. Alvin – a lifelong Manhattanite who served as a state and federal prosecutor – has spent more than two decades fighting to make our communities safer and our criminal justice system fairer. Click For More

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June 12, 2024

D.A. Bragg: Man Indicted For Fatally Stabbing 29-Year-Old Ex-Girlfriend Outside Her Home Click For More

“As alleged, after waiting for hours outside of Shirley Rodriguez’s home, Tyquane Jemmott sprung from behind a car the moment she stepped outside and took her life in a flurry of stab wounds,” said District Attorney Bragg. “Shirley Rodriguez was beloved by her family, including her mother, father, and sister who so tragically had to hear this young woman’s final words as she succumbed to her injuries. My thoughts are with them as they continue to grieve her loss.” 

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June 12, 2024

D.A. Bragg Announces Prison Sentence Of Gino Sozio For Anti-Muslim Hate Crime Slashing In Midtown Click For More

“Gino Sozio committed a deliberate and shocking act of hatred when he slashed a Muslim-American man, who continues to suffer from pain due to his injuries,” said District Attorney Bragg. “The devastating impact of this hate crime on the victim goes far beyond his physical injuries and I hope this sentence offers him a sense of justice. My office is laser-focused on holding individuals accountable who commit bias-motivated violence against Manhattan’s diverse communities.”  

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June 11, 2024

D.A. Bragg: Man Indicted For Slashing 11-Year-Old Girl’s Head Minutes After Punching Woman In The Face Click For More

“As alleged, Shaquan Cummings slashed an 11-year-old child walking with her mother in the back of the head minutes after punching a woman in the face. New Yorkers deserve to feel safe when walking through Manhattan and those who jeopardize their safety will be held accountable,” said District Attorney Bragg. “I hope both victims continue to heal from these alleged assaults.” 

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June 11, 2024 | NBC News

Neo-Nazi sold gun parts to extremists online while in prison using smuggled phones, DA Bragg says Click For More

A man "motivated by Neo-Nazi and white supremacist ideologies" was indicted for allegedly selling firearms and gun parts while behind bars in federal custody, New York authorities said Tuesday.

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June 11, 2024 | PIX11

Man sold guns from prison using ‘white supremacist’ Telegram chat: DA Click For More

A man accused of selling guns and gun parts while in federal prison to potential buyers “motivated by Neo-Nazi and white supremacist ideologies” was indicted, Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg announced Tuesday.

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June 11, 2024 | ABC7NY

Man accused of peddling guns, gun parts from prison to extremists Click For More

New York state and federal authorities announced charges Tuesday against an alleged firearms dealer who was peddling guns and gun parts from prison in a case described as the "confluence of guns and extremism."


Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office5 hours ago
“We see this sad and tragic combination far too often — the intersection of gun violence and gun trafficking and hate and extremism.” – D.A. Bragg. Read more about Hayden Espinosa’s indictment for selling illegal firearms and parts while incarcerated:
Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office7 hours ago
“Tom Ruiz & Jonathan Tolentino carried out the cold-blooded execution and robbery of 26-year-old Michael Monclus, hoping that they could gain status within their gang & pay back their debts.” – D.A. Bragg. More about this sentencing here:
Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office1 day ago
"We are being vigilant in all spaces, and things that are happening in chat rooms today can be on our streets tomorrow." – D.A. Bragg. Learn more about the indictment of a man for selling illegal firearms and gun parts online here:

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