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A man who pleaded guilty to two 2004 sexual assaults was sentenced to 25 years in state prison Friday, according to the Manhattan District Attorney's Office. Elmo Rivadeneira, 32, pleaded guilty Nov. 2 to one count each of rape and attempted rape, after a pair of vicious 2004 attacks that started on West 28th Street about a month apart, the DA's office said.

DA Vance announced the sentencing of Elmo Rivardeneira to 25 years in state prison for violently sexually assaulting two women in Fall 2004. On November 2, 2016, Rivadeneira pleaded guilty in New York State Supreme Court to one count each of Rape in the First Degree and Attempted Rape in the First Degree.

DA Vance announced the indictment of Miguel Abarentos for the 2012 murder of his elderly employer inside the victim’s Murray Hill apartment. The defendant is charged in a New York State Supreme Court indictment with Murder in the Second Degree.

Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. discusses smartphone encryption and public safety with Maria Bartiromo on Mornings with Maria on Fox Business.

Cracking codes and cracking cases. The Manhattan DA's office has boosted its ability to go after identity thieves and other cybercriminals with a new $10 million cybercrime bureau.  "My person belief is that after terrorism, cybercrime is our biggest threat in New York City," said Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.