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Conviction Rate

The Albany County District Attorney’s conviction rate has steadily increased for three straight years and currently stands at 80%.  Comparing Albany County to other counties with similar demographics further emphasizes how well the office is diligent in bringing justice to victims of Albany County. To date, 400 illegal guns have been removed from the streets through Operation Speeding Bullet.

2010 Conviction Rates*

Albany County                   80.0%
Orange County                   68.0%
Onondaga County              66.6%
Erie County                          60.3%
Rockland County                65.4%
Dutchess County                77.1%

*Source: New York State DCJS.