Who Is Running for DA and Sheriff in New York in 2023?

Below are the candidates who filed to run for prosecutor (district attorney) and sheriff by New York State’s filing deadline for candidates to seek in a political party’s nomination The information was obtained from county election offices.

Read our statewide primer.

DA candidates
AlleganyIan Jones (R): incumbent
BronxDarcel Clark (D): incumbent
Tess Cohen (D)
BroomePaul Battisti (R, C)
Michael Korchak (R): incumbent
Matthew Ryan (D, WFP)
ChemungWeeden A. Wetmore (R, C): incumbent
ChenangoMichael Ferrarese (R, C): incumbent
ColumbiaRyan Carty (R, C)
Christopher Liberati-Conant (D)
DelawareJoseph Emerti (R)
Shawn Smith (R, C): incumbent
DutchessAnthony Parisi (D)
Matthew Weishaupt (R)
HamiltonMarsha King Purdue (R)
Christopher Shambo (R, C): incumbent
JeffersonKristyna Mills (R, C): incumbent
LewisLeanne Moser (D, C): incumbent
Jeffrey Tomkins (R, C)
MonroeSandra Doorley (R, C): incumbent
OneidaTodd Carville (R, C)
OnondagaChuck Keller (D, C)
William Fitzpatrick (R): incumbent
Christine Varga (C)
OswegoAnthony DiMartino (R, C)
OtsegoJohn Muehl (R, inc.)
PutnamAnthony DiMartino (R, C)
QueensGeorge Grasso (D)
Melinda Katz (D): incumbent
Devian S. Daniels (D)
Michael Masso (R, C)
RichmondMichael McMahon (D): incumbent
RocklandThomas Walsh II (D): incumbent
SenecaMark Sinkiewicz (D, WFP, inc.)
John Nabinger (R, C)
SteubenBrooks Baker (R): incumbent
SullivanThomas Cawley (R)
Brian P. Conaty (D, R, C.): incumbent
Ulster Michael J. Kavanagh (R, C)
Emmanuel “Manny” Nneji (D, WFP)
Sheriff candidates
AlbanyCraig Apple (D): incumbent
CortlandMark E. Helms (R): incumbent
FultonRichard C. Giardino (R): incumbent
GreenePeter J. Kusminsky (R, C): incumbent
HerkimerScott F. Scherer (R, C): incumbent
LewisMichael Carpinelli (R, C): incumbent
Nicole Turck (R, C)
OrleansChristopher M. Bourke (R, C): incumbent
RensselaerKyle Bourgault (R, C)
Brian Owens (D, C)
Jason Stocklas (R)
RocklandLouis Falco (D, C): incumbent
SenecaTim Thompson (R, C)
St. LawrenceSean O’Brien (R)
Rick Engle (R)
TiogaGary Howard (R.): incumbent
WarrenJim Lafarr (R, C): incumbent
WashingtonJeffrey Murphy (R, C): incumbent
YatesFrancis Ryan (R)

Candidates can file to seek different parties’ nomination. D refers to the Democratic Party; R to the Republican Party; WFP to the Working Families Party; and C to the Conservative Party.

Candidates may also file to run for the general election as independents through late May.

Primaries are scheduled for June 27, 2023. The general election will be held on November 7, 2023.