Criminal Justice and Courts

Bronx DA Clark thanks the Bronx Democratic County organization for their support of her for the Democratic nomination for Bronx District Attorney. (Credit: Robert Press)

Press Clips: Bronx Dems Endorse DA Darcel Clark

Bronx Dems Endorse DA Darcel Clark for Re-election By Robert Press Bronx Democratic county leader Assemblyman Marcos Crespo was joined by members of the City Council and New York State Assembly, district leaders, and state committee members from around the […]

BP DIAZ, COMMUNITY LEADERS RALLY  TO STOP BRONX JAIL PROPOSAL

BP DIAZ, COMMUNITY LEADERS RALLY TO STOP BRONX JAIL PROPOSAL

Today, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., tenants of the Diego Beekman Houses and dozens of Bronx elected officials, advocates and community leaders will host a press conference and rally on the steps of City Hall to oppose the siting […]

District attorneys annual Winter Meeting luncheon honoring five prosecutors with the prestigious Hogan Award and Morgenthau Awards. Photo courtesy of DAASNY.

District Attorneys Annual Winter Meeting Honors 5, including Bronx ADA

On February 3, 2019, Albany County District Attorney, President of the District Attorneys Association of the State of New York, David Soares was joined by District Attorneys and senior law enforcement officials from around the state for a luncheon to […]

Bronx DA: Bronx Prosecutor To Receive Thomas E. Dewey Medal

Bronx DA: Bronx Prosecutor To Receive Thomas E. Dewey Medal

BRONX PROSECUTOR TO RECEIVE THOMAS E. DEWEY MEDAL ADA Raymond Valerio Will Be Honored By New York City Bar Association Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that Assistant District Attorney Raymond Valerio is a recipient of the Thomas […]

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of November 26, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of November 26, 2018

Cases of Interest for the Week of November 26, 2018   Monday, November 26, 2018 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Perrotto, A. Michels 77 Decision on Motion/Trial Charlotte Lewis Wilfred Lewis Endangerment charges for leaving their child […]

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON FOR STRANGLING AND PUMMELING EX-GIRLFRIEND IN 2016

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON FOR STRANGLING AND PUMMELING EX-GIRLFRIEND IN 2016

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON FOR STRANGLING AND PUMMELING EX-GIRLFRIEND IN 2016 Victim Survived; Strangulation Scars Still Visible Today Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for beating his ex-girlfriend and […]

21 PEOPLE INDICTED IN $15 MILLION TAX FRAUD SCHEME THAT FORGED MILLIONS OF TAX STAMPS FOR CIGARETTES FROM NORTH CAROLINA

21 PEOPLE INDICTED IN $15 MILLION TAX FRAUD SCHEME THAT FORGED MILLIONS OF TAX STAMPS FOR CIGARETTES FROM NORTH CAROLINA

21 PEOPLE INDICTED IN $15 MILLION TAX FRAUD SCHEME THAT FORGED MILLIONS OF TAX STAMPS FOR CIGARETTES FROM NORTH CAROLINA Takedown by Bronx DA, New York State Tax Dept., Homeland Security Investigations and NJ Treasury Office of Criminal Investigation Yields […]

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of November 19, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of November 19, 2018

Cases of Interest for the Week of November 19, 2018   Monday, November 19, 2018 ADA Judge Part # Status Defendant Name Case Details Reynolds, O. Newbauer 92 Appearance Effrain Guzman Charged with first-degree Murder and additional charges for allegedly taking […]

Bronx DA: THREE RIKERS ISLAND INMATES INDICTED FOR ASSAULTING  NYC DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION OFFICER

Bronx DA: THREE RIKERS ISLAND INMATES INDICTED FOR ASSAULTING NYC DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION OFFICER

THREE RIKERS ISLAND INMATES INDICTED FOR ASSAULTING NYC DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION OFFICER Defendants Hit Officer; One Then Slashed Him With Sharp Object Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that three Rikers Island inmates have been indicted for assaulting […]

Bronx DA: BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR FATALLY STABBING PIT BULL DOG

Bronx DA: BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR FATALLY STABBING PIT BULL DOG

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR FATALLY STABBING PIT BULL DOG Defendant Knifed Dog More Than 50 Times Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx man has been sentenced to one year in jail for brutally […]

Bronx DA: Alleged Trinitario Indicted In Fatal Stabbing Of Bronx Teen

Bronx DA: Alleged Trinitario Indicted In Fatal Stabbing Of Bronx Teen

ALLEGED TRINITARIO INDICTED IN FATAL STABBING OF BRONX TEEN LESANDRO “JUNIOR” GUZMAN-FELIZ Defendant Allegedly Planned With 13 Others To Hunt For Member of Another Set, Chased Victim and Later Gathered With Co-Defendants After Stabbing Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark […]

Bronx DA: Two Men Indicted For 1997 Strangulation Murder In The Bronx

Bronx DA: Two Men Indicted For 1997 Strangulation Murder In The Bronx

TWO MEN INDICTED FOR 1997 STRANGULATION MURDER IN THE BRONX Cold Case Solved This Year After DNA Hit Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that two men have been indicted in a strangulation that occurred in the Bronx in […]

Bronx DA: Bronx Couple Indicted In Connection With Killing And Dismemberment

Bronx DA: Bronx Couple Indicted In Connection With Killing And Dismemberment

BRONX COUPLE INDICTED IN CONNECTION WITH KILLING AND DISMEMBERMENT OF LISA MARIE VELASQUEZ Man Charged With Murder; He and Girlfriend Charged with Mutilating Body and Discarding Remains in Bronx Parks Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced the indictment […]

Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced To 15 Years To Life In Prison For Killing Aunt

Bronx DA: Bronx Man Sentenced To 15 Years To Life In Prison For Killing Aunt

BRONX MAN SENTENCED TO 15 YEARS TO LIFE IN PRISON FOR KILLING AUNT IN HER APARTMENT Victim Had Stab Wounds, Fractures; Defendant Disposed of Body In Manhattan Bronx District Attorney Darcel D. Clark today announced that a Bronx man has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree Murder in the killing of […]

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of October 15, 2018

Bronx DA: Cases of Interest for the Week of October 15, 2018