The Homicide Bureau is composed of some of the most seasoned and experienced Assistant District Attorneys in the Office. The Bureau is tasked with vertical prosecution of all homicides occurring in Bronx County. The Bureau is also consulted on pre-arrest investigations and cold cases.
Trial Bureaus (30, 40, 50, 60)
The Trial Bureaus prosecute all felony cases that are not handled by a specialized bureau. These include burglary, robbery, assault, attempted murder, weapon possession, grand larceny, and grand larceny auto. The trial bureaus also handle felony vehicular cases, including driving while intoxicated, driving with a suspended license, vehicular assault and leaving the scene of an incident.
General Crimes Bureau
The General Crimes Bureau handles the prosecution of all misdemeanors that are not handled by a specialized bureau, such as assault, petit larceny, weapons possession, and criminal possession of stolen property. The Bureau also prosecutes some Class E and Class D felonies.
Vehicular Crimes Unit
This Unit investigates and prosecutes DWI (driving while intoxicated), aggravated unlicensed operation, reckless driving, leaving the scene and vehicular homicide and vehicular assault cases, and consults with ADAs on such matters throughout the office.