Michael J. Flaherty, Jr., Acting District Attorney

Michael J. Flaherty, Jr., Acting District Attorney

Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty, Jr. welcomes you to the Erie County District Attorney's Office.

Acting DA Flaherty is our chief law enforcement official representing the citizens of Erie County.

The District Attorney’s Office, regardless of the police agency conducting the investigation, is responsible for the just prosecution of nearly every crime committed in Erie County.

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What's Happening in the District Attorney's Office

District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty, Jr. and Congressman Brian Higgins announcing federal domestic violence funding.

DA Flaherty joined by Buffalo Councilman Ulysees Wingo and Mayor Byron Brown for the Diamond Lewis arraignment.

DA Michael J. Flaherty, Jr. joins law enforcers and local leaders to announce the indictments of 7 accused cocaine dealers in Hamburg.

DA Flaherty joins his staff and local law enforcement for "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" to stop sexual violence against women.

DA Michael J. Flaherty, Jr. joins Buffalo Police in handing out new bicycles to local children as part of the G.I.V.E. grant.

DA Flaherty joins Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown, Senator Tim Kennedy, Congressman Brian Higgins, Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul and Assemblyman Sean Ryan in the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

DA Flaherty, First Assistant Donna Milling and SIP Chief Paul Bonanno join Sheriff Howard to announce the arraignment of a jail officer.

Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty, Jr. addresses the media.

DA Flaherty announces the indictments of heroin dealers.

DA Flaherty joins Senator Gallivan, County Executive Poloncarz and Sheriff Howard in fight against elder abuse.

DA Flaherty at the Tribute Garden in Tonawanda for domestic violence survivors.

DA Flaherty speaks at law enforcement graduation at ECC.

DA Flaherty with Evans Police and other law enforcement partners on indictment in death of Barry Moss.

DA Flaherty joins Councilmember Wingo and other city leaders to announce GIVE grant.

DA Flaherty joins local officials to announce $1.7 million from GIVE initiative for gun crime.

DA Flaherty marks Ramadan with the Turkish Cultural Center in Buffalo.

DA Flaherty at the SPCA Serving Erie County to announce jail tern for dog abuser.

DA Flaherty takes part in "WNY Heals Together" in Niagara Square to remember fallen police and civilians.

DA Flaherty is at the Tonawanda Senior Center talking about the DA's Office as part of his Community Outreach program.

DA Flaherty on how his office is fighting the opiate crisis during his Community Outreach presentation.

DA Flaherty has Erie County Hall lit in purple for Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

DA Flaherty is the keynote speaker at the FBI Citizens Academy graduation in Buffalo.