The Office of the District Attorney of Philadelphia is the largest prosecutor's office in Pennsylvania, and one of the largest in the nation. It serves the more than 1.5 million citizens of the City and County of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The current District Attorney of Philadelphia is Larry Krasner. The district attorney represents ...
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Lawrence S. Krasner was officially sworn in on January 2, 2017, as the City of Philadelphia's 26th District Attorney. Before being elected District Attorney, Mr. Krasner served of-counsel at Greenblatt, Pierce, Funt, and Flores, LLC. Larry was born in 1961 in St. Louis, the son of a World War II veteran and author father and ...
Mar 14, 2018 ... Prosecuting crimes and defending victims throughout the City of Philadelphia.
Mar 15, 2018 ... Newly minted Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner was elected on a platform of bringing criminal justice reform to the office and attacking mass incarceration. Now Krasner, a former civil rights attorney, seems to be making good on his promise. In a recent office memo—first issued in February but ...
Dec 31, 2017 ... What the election of a far-left progressive in one of the country's largest district attorney offices means for criminal justice reform and the future of the Democratic Party.
Mar 20, 2018 ... When lifelong civil rights attorney Larry Krasner was elected in a landslide this past November to become the new district attorney of Philadelphia, to say that his fans and supporters had high hopes would be an understatement. Anything less than a complete revolution that tore down the bigoted and ...
Apr 4, 2018 ... Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner has begun altering the way his office handles homicide cases. The changes have drawn early pushback from victims' families, some prosecutors, and some Common Pleas Court judges. - Chris Palmer, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News.
Mar 6, 2018 ... Responding to a judge's order, the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office has released a secret list of current and former police officers whom prosecutors have sought to keep off the witness stand after a review determined they had a history of lying, racial bias, or brutality.