OUR MISSION

decorative

"The men and women of the Richmond County District Attorney’s Office work each day in partnership with law enforcement and the people of Staten Island to pursue justice for victims of crime, to prevent crime in all its forms, and to promote the safety and well-being of all citizens of our borough."

OUR EFFORTS

TO CREATE A SAFE COMMUNITY AND ENVIRONMENT

decorative

Pill Drug Epidemic Icon

DRUG EPIDEMIC

Staten Island’s drug epidemic has taken the lives of hundreds of our loved ones and impacted countless more. Learn more about what DA McMahon is doing to end the scourge of abuse and addiction in our borough.

stop hand Domestic Violence Icon

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Domestic Violence offenses are among the most heinous crimes committed on Staten Island. We have taken an all hands on deck approach to combat these horrific crimes and support those who have been victimized.

Jail Cell Street Crime Icon

STREET CRIME

Although Staten Island remains the safest borough in the safest big city in America, we confront burglaries, robberies, gun violence, assault, and other “big-city” crimes each day. Learn what we are doing to keep Staten Islanders safe in their neighborhoods.

Paw Print Animal Cruelty Icon

ANIMAL CRUELTY

Crimes committed against animals, cruel in their own right, are often predictive crimes that indicate an offender’s likelihood to harm another human. Read more about what we are doing to prosecute those who harm animals & our pets.

Two Hands Together Victim Services Icon

VICTIM SERVICES

For those who have been victimized by crime, the criminal justice system can at times feel harsh and unwelcoming. Our Victim Services Unit helps victims through their case by connecting them to resources, providing a safe space, and most of all being there when they need it most.

Community Partnerships Icon

COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

In order to effectively serve the community as a whole, the Community Partnership Unit serves as a critical link between our office and the people of Staten Island. This Unit works to address existing crime and public safety concerns, educates community members on the issues we are facing, and develops strategies and partnerships to prevent crime in all its forms.

IMPORTANT NUMBERS

IF THERE IS AN EMERGENCY, PLEASE CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY

decorative

pill RCDA drug hotline icon
RCDA Drug Hotline
(718) 697-8321
stop hand Family Justice Center icon
Family Justice Center
(718) 697-4300
policeman RCDA HOPE icon
RCDA HOPE
(718) 697-8322
paw print RCDA animal neglect prevention program icon
RCDA Animal Neglect Prevention Program
(718) 697-8320
badge - 120th precinct icon
78 Richmond Terrace, St. George, NY, 10301-1905
(718) 876-8500
badge - 121st precinct icon
970 Richmond Avenue, Staten Island, NY, 10314-1503
(718) 697-8700
badge - 122nd precinct icon
2320 Hylan Blvd., New Dorp, NY, 10306-3207
(718) 667-2211
badge - 123rd precinct icon
116 Main Street, Tottenville, NY, 10307-1227
(718) 948-9311

TOP NEWS

decorative

Staten Islander who posed as corrections officer, found with cache of guns, sentenced to prison

March 8, 2024
A 29-year-old man found with a cache of firearms after falsely claiming to be a corrections officer was sentenced to prison...
Staten Islander who posed as corrections officer, found with cache of guns, sentenced to prison

Man pleads guilty to murdering pregnant woman, her boyfriend in Staten Island home-invasion horror

March 8, 2024
A Staten Island man will likely spend the rest of his life behind bars for a 2020 home invasion robbery that left a Mariners Harbor...
Man pleads guilty to murdering pregnant woman, her boyfriend in Staten Island home-invasion horror

Jury seals Kaitlyn Reuter’s fate in front of packed Staten Island courtroom

March 7, 2024
More than two years after the shooting death of 38-year-old Tamer Shaarawy inside his Greenridge home...
Jury seals Kaitlyn Reuter’s fate in front of packed Staten Island courtroom

RCDA’s high school interns are back again this summer! From graffiti clean ups, to illegal sign take downs, and litter removal, we’ve got you covered.

My staff proudly joined today’s historic groundbreaking of the West Brighton complex renovation. This first-ever PACT project on SI highlights the power of public-private partnerships & community engagement. Kudos to @NYCHA, partners & residents for shaping this transformation.

Honored to meet the NYPD's very own Chief of Detectives Joe Kenny earlier today! Thanks to the Greatest Detectives in the World, Staten Island is the safest community of its size in the nation.

Looking forward to strengthening our partnership & restoring public safety together!

This afternoon, I was delighted to meet with the Park Hill Soccer Team to celebrate their second consecutive victory of the NYC Soccer Initiative Community Cup! Congratulations to all the players and coaches on another spectacular win, our borough is tremendously proud of you!

Today my office had the honor of attending the 15th Annual Polish Festival at Snug Harbor, celebrating our borough’s vibrant Polish community with musical performances, dances and traditional cuisine! Many thanks to the St. Stanislaus Kostka Church for a wonderful day!

It was my pleasure to host the District Attorneys Association of NY’s Summer Conference this weekend. As President of DAASNY, it is my duty & honor to ensure a sound future & strong foundation for this organization, so we may continue to strengthen public safety across the state.

A great afternoon was had by all at the 2nd Annual New Brighton Beautification Day! Special thanks to the New Brighton Civic Association for all their hard work planning for today’s event and to all the volunteers who came out to help keep our community clean and safe!

My office welcomed the opportunity to join this afternoon’s panel discussion and prayers concerning gun violence in our communities, hosted by @SIUHOSPITAL. We will continue to stand with our partners in all efforts to find real solutions to this public health crisis.

Load More

LEADERSHIP TEAM

MEET THE EXECUTIVE BUREAU

decorative

MICHAEL E. MCMAHON  DISTRICT ATTORNEY

Michael E. Mcmahon


DISTRICT ATTORNEY

Chief of Special Victims Division

Ashleigh J. Owens


Chief Assistant District Attorney

THOMAS C. RIDGES  SPECIAL COUNSEL TO THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY

THOMAS C. RIDGES


First Executive Assistant District Attorney

Mark Palladino Chief trials division

Mark Palladino


Executive ADA, Trials and Court Operations

Chief of Special Victims Division

Tuesday Muller-Mondi


Executive ADA, Special Victims and Pathways to Justice

Darren Albanese Executive ADA

Darren Albanese


Executive ADA, Criminal Court and Professional Development

Adam Silberlight Executive Assistant District Attorney

Adam Silberlight


Executive Assistant District Attorney

Lisa Davis.  Title: Executive Assistant District Attorney

Lisa Davis


Executive Assistant District Attorney

HAVE AN ANONYMOUS DRUG TIP?

Information that can help build strong investigations and prosecutions includes:

  • The location
  • Names or descriptions of suspected dealer and/or buyer
  • What type of vehicle was involved, if any
  • What kind of product was sold
SUBMIT AN ANONYMOUS DRUG REPORT  ICON

SUBMIT AN ANONYMOUS DRUG REPORT

GO TO REPORT

phone - CALL THE RCDA HOTLINE

CALL THE RCDA HOTLINE

(718) 697-8321