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: 4/23/2015

A Suffolk County man convicted last month of stalking a Patchogue grandmother and her granddaughter after meeting them in a local library was sentenced today to seven years in state prison, followed by five years post release supervision, District Attorney Thomas Spota said.


Published: 4/23/2015

A Suffolk County man convicted last month of stalking a Patchogue grandmother and her granddaughter after meeting them in a local library was sentenced today to seven years in state prison, followed by five years post release supervision, District Attorney Thomas Spota said.


Published: 4/21/2015

A 44 year old Bayport woman who is a suspect in two West Babylon bank robberies will be arraigned on an indictment tomorrow (4/22/2015) in Riverhead, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said.