Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas J. Spota

Photo of District Attorney Thomas J. Spota “The duty of a prosecutor is to seek justice, not merely to convict.”

ABA Standards Relating to the Prosecution Function and Defense Function, §1.1(c) (1970).

“To that end, I promise that this office will enforce the law with temperance and without malice, to seek truth and not victims, to serve the law and not fractional purposes and to approach these tasks with humility and respect.”

News Releases

Published: 6/14/2017

A Hampton Bays man arrested in August of last year for burglarizing a Southampton Village estate and sexually assaulting a teenager who he threatened with a baseball bat has been found guilty of burglary and sex crimes, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said.

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Published: 6/7/2017

A 33-year old Hempstead man arrested for having sexual relations with a juvenile female in Brentwood last month will be arraigned on an indictment in Riverhead tomorrow (6/8), Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said.

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Published: 6/7/2017

A Coram man arrested last month for ramming three Suffolk Police cars when he tried to flee the scene of a drug transaction in a Centereach parking lot has been indicted by a grand jury and will be arraigned tomorrow (6/8) in Riverhead, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said.

 

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