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February 1, 2024

D.A. Bragg Kicks Off Mental Health Initiative In New York Daily News Op-Ed Click For More

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin L. Bragg, Jr., today wrote an op-ed in the New York Daily News about the official launch of a proactive approach to address the City’s mental health crisis as the Office’s Neighborhood Navigators hit the streets for the first time. D.A. Bragg also called on all stakeholders, from law enforcement to elected officials and more, to come together and solve this issue, and offered immediate action-items.

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August 1, 2023 | AMNY

To address gun violence, invest in our youth Click For More

At the peak of summer, rising temperatures are often accompanied by a tragic increase in deadly gun violence. Thankfully in New York City, and Manhattan, shootings and homicides continue to decrease.

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June 6, 2023 | New York Daily News

The Clean Slate Act is fairer to people who’ve done their done time and better for the whole society Click For More

There is a clear reason why both business and law enforcement leaders count ourselves among the broad and diverse coalition of supporters of a critically important bill pending in Albany right now, the Clean Slate NY Act (S.211/A.1029). This legislation would be an essential tool for advancing public safety, fairness, and economic empowerment.

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May 27, 2023 | City and State

Opinion: It’s time to eliminate New York’s statute of limitations for sex trafficking Click For More

A married couple convicted of trafficking eight women, including two women placed in the wife’s care as a certified foster parent. A 31-year-old man convicted of using violence, coercion, and even rape to force teenagers to engage in prostitution. A 36-year-old man convicted of trafficking three 17-year-old girls and exploiting at least eight other women.

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May 25, 2023

D.A. Bragg In The Harvard Crimson: “Public Service Is Its Own Reward” Click For More

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin L. Bragg, Jr., a '95 graduate of Harvard College and a ’99 graduate of Harvard Law School, today congratulated Harvard University’s graduating class of 2023 and highlighted the importance of public service and volunteerism in a Harvard Crimson op-ed.

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January 24, 2023

D.A. Bragg in Teen Vogue: To Improve Public Safety, We Must Connect New Yorkers To Services Click For More

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin L. Bragg, Jr., today highlighted the public safety imperative of connecting New Yorkers struggling with mental illness or substance use to community-based services.


Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office15 hours ago
Today we announced the indictment of Miles McNeal for allegedly sexually abusing an 8-year-old student multiple times in a Harlem afterschool program. Our Office is continuing to investigate with NYPD as there may be additional survivors. If you believe your child may have had contact with Miles McNeal, call our Office’s Child Abuse Unit at 212-335-4300. Learn more here:
Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office3 days ago
Yesterday, D.A. Bragg joined Senator Cordell Cleare for an important discussion on the emerging problem of 3D printed guns and our legislation to close loopholes in stet law to make it illegal to manufacture 3D gun parts.
Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office3 days ago
D.A. Bragg was honored to receive the Arc of Justice Award last night alongside so many distinguished public servants, advocates, and leaders for social justice!