Rikers Island

Bronx Woman Sues NYC Over Abuse and Solitary Confinement at Rikers Island

Bronx Woman Sues NYC Over Abuse and Solitary Confinement at Rikers Island

“Candie Hailey’s treatment by correction officers at Rikers Island was less than inhumane and invokes images of slavery.”

Rikers Island Inmate Commits Suicide After Psych Evaluation Is Delayed

Rikers Island Inmate Commits Suicide After Psych Evaluation Is Delayed

“He was left to die,” Rikers medical staff said

Seven Rikers Island Officers Accused of Assault Return to Work

Seven Rikers Island Officers Accused of Assault Return to Work

The officers stand accused of breaking an inmate’s eye sockets and then trying to cover it up

Female Correction Officer Charged for Raping Male Inmate and Smuggling His Weed

Female Correction Officer Charged for Raping Male Inmate and Smuggling His Weed

A fool in love has become a fool arrested.

Protesters Turn Out to Shut Down Rikers Island

Protesters Turn Out to Shut Down Rikers Island

NYPD officers arrived on the scene with police dogs, riot gear, and gas masks and have reportedly already arrested several protesters.

Manhattan Man Has Been Held Without Trial at Rikers Island for 7 Years

Manhattan Man Has Been Held Without Trial at Rikers Island for 7 Years

Taxpayers have paid over a million dollars to keep this man behind bars for a crime that he may not have even committed.