- September 20, 2017
D.A. McMahon and Special Narcotics Prosecutor Bridget G. Brennan: Columbia University Capstone Report Reveals Scope of Staten Island’s Opioid Epidemic, Addresses Serious Gaps in Local Treatment Options
Richmond County District Attorney Michael E. McMahon and Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York Bridget G. Brennan today released the findings of a Columbia University capstone research report that analyzes the scope of opioid addiction on Staten Island and addresses the borough’s lack of widely available treatment options. The independent academic report, entitled “Staten Island Needs Assessment: Opioid Addiction Prevention and Treatment System of Care,” was compiled by graduate student researchers at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. The study was facilitated by the offices of District Attorney McMahon and Special Narcotics Prosecutor Brennan as well as the Staten Island Partnership for Community Wellness (SIPCW). Read the report here.
September 20, 2017
D.A. McMahon: Second Man Convicted in Robbery of a Priest outside of a Staten Island Church
Richmond County District Attorney Michael E. McMahon today announced that ANTWYNE LUCAS has been found guilty of Robbery in the First Degree, the top charge against him, for robbing a priest at gunpoint outside of his church.