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New York City Inmates Can Soon Make Calls Inside City Jails Free Of Charge
This new law will save families about $8 million a year.
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Tekashi 6ix9ine Granted Bail After Rikers Island Contagious Disease Unit Transfer
He'll reportedly have to pay another bail in another state.
Rikers Island Correction Officer Caught Drinking On The Job Finally Fired Three Years Later
Video surveillance caught the correction officer pouring vodka into an empty Poland Spring bottle and then falling asleep at his post.
NYPD Detective Reportedly Convicted Of Sending An Innocent Man To Rikers Island
Roosevelt McCoy spent seven weeks in jail for a false drug charge.
Rikers Island Will Reportedly Close One Of Its Jails In 2018
Rikers Island plans to shut down one of its nine correctional facilities by summer 2018.
New York Correction Officers Fear Attacks Following Colin Kaepernick’s Rikers Island Visit
Colin Kaepernick's visit to Rikers Island caused a bit of a stir amongst law enforcement.
Pedro Hernandez’s Mother Speaks Out At Protest In The Bronx
"It's not only about Pedro"
Rikers Island Inmate Who Escaped Found Hours Later Hiding Inside A Trailer
Naquan Hill, 24, hid in a trailer on the island about 100 yards away. Rikers Island officials noticed an inmate was gone after the head…
In Kalief Browder-Like Case, College-Bound Teen At Rikers Rejects Plea Deal
Let's hope history doesn't repeat itself.
Family To Receive $380K For Rikers Island Inmate Who Hung Himself After Being Taken Off Suicide Watch
Just 10 days after being taken off suicide watch, Aris Hiraldo was found hanging in his cell.
Kalief Browder’s Brother Is Running Against Mayor Bill De Blasio
"We have a problem with the way New York is being run - especially by de Blasio."
Angie Martinez Visits Female Rikers Inmates For Mother’s Day Book Read
Interview: Akeem Browder Addresses Mayor De Blasio & Renaming Rikers Island After Kalief Browder
"[The] fact that it’s going to take 10 years when Mayor de Blasio won’t even be the mayor at the time–I got to think he’s…
New York City Officials Announce Plan To Shut Down Rikers Island
The process of shutting down the jail will take up to 10 years.
Rikers Island Captain Resigns After Footage Surfaces Of Her Kissing Inmate
Capt. Shantay Dash previously helped another inmate cover up a tattoo connecting her to a crime by smuggling in a tattoo gun.
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