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Gun buy-back event takes guns off Staten Island streets
April 24, 2021

Elected officials, the New York Police Foundation and the New York Police Department organized a gun buy-back program in Mariners Harbor Saturday in an effort to take guns…

michael mcmahon with a table full of guns
A platform of empowerment’: 27th annual Crime Victims’ Vigil held Thursday night
April 22, 2021

The 27th annual Crime Victims’ Vigil was held virtually Thursday night, showcasing the strength and resilience of survivors as a part of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.

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‘It’s a full-court press’: DA McMahon, Councilman Matteo hold town hall meeting to combat phone scams
April 15, 2021

Michael E. McMahon and Steven Matteo held an informational town hall Thursday evening aiming to combat the “unfathomable” jump in phone scams targeting borough residents.

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Oddo, McMahon are asking Staten Islanders to be #SILitterHeros; encourage neighborhood cleanups
March 25, 2021

Two borough leaders are partnering for the second year in a row to encourage Staten Islanders to clean up their hometown.

Be a Litter Hero: Borough President James Oddo and Richmond County District Attorney Michael McMahon are encouraging small, organized groups to assemble and clean their communities.
District Attorney McMahon announces the 5th annual ‘Step Up. Step Forward. Stop Bullying’ challenge
March 24, 2021

District Attorney Michael E. McMahon has announced the fifth annual “Step Up. Step Forward. Stop Bullying” Art Challenge.

Colorful drawings are displayed inside and outside of the auditorium at CSI's Center for the Arts from the 3rd Annual Stop Bullying ceremony, April 4, 2019.
In wake of Georgia spa shooting, S.I. officials vow to stand by borough’s Asian community
March 18, 2021

Staten Island elected officials condemned on social media hate crimes against the Asian community after a shooting at a Georgia spa that killed six Asian women.

Jesus Estrella holds a sign of solidarity outside Youngs Asian Massage where four people were shot and killed on March 17, 2021 in Acworth, Georgia. Suspect Robert Aaron Long, 21, was arrested after a series of shootings Tuesday night at three Atlanta-area spas left eight people dead, including six Asian women.
DA McMahon honors detective with more than 20 years of NYPD service
March 8, 2021

Louise SanFilippo, a detective at the NYPD’s 122nd Precinct in New Dorp with more than two decades of service, was honored by District Attorney Michael E. McMahon at a ceremony Monday afternoon.

SanFilippo and da Mike Mc,ahon take a picture fro a farewell
Investigating car crashes: The NYPD’s job
February 12, 2021

Yanking the duties of investigating vehicular crimes out of the hands of the NYPD’s Collision Investigation Squad (CIS) — as a new City Council proposal would require — is a misguided and dangerous move that will have …

The black Honda Civic plowed head on into a tractor-trailer
DA McMahon urges residents to report discarded needles
January 15, 2021

District Attorney Michael McMahon joined forces with the NYPD and Jamie Longo from Community Health Action Staten Island to conduct a drug paraphernalia clean-up on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021.

District Attorney Michael McMahon joined forces with the NYPD and Jamie Longo from Community Health Action Staten Island to conduct a drug paraphernalia clean-up on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021
D.A. touts anti-dumping program; offenders hit with heavy fines since 2019
December 17, 2020

District Attorney Michael E. McMahon this week provided an update on the 2019, multi-agency initiative to reduce the amount of illegal dumping on Staten Island.

tires piled up in a junk yard