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 represents the citizens of Erie County in criminal cases and is our chief law enforcement official.

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; i.e. the prosecution of misdemeanor

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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.