With President Joe Biden expected to make a visit to New York City next week, a group of public defenders encouraged him ...
The family of a New York City man who died last year while being held at Rikers Island after being unable ... disability,” which led directly to his death, alleges the filing, which does not ...
Garner’s death sparked demonstrations and became ... $2.25 million payout to the family of a mentally ill inmate who died in a Rikers Island jail cell that sweltered to 101 degrees because ...
A burglary suspect locked up on Rikers Island tried to rape a nurse at the jail complex — but was stopped by a fellow inmate, prosecutors said Monday. Michael Cleaver, 56, was being held at the Eric M ...
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Detainees on Rikers Island are staging a protest, denying some food from the Department of Correction as means to bring attention to the deplorable and violent conditions ...
It did not give a cause of death. (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere ... help is here,” he said. RIKERS ISLAND (PIX11) --- A jail inmate allegedly tried to rape a nurse and forcibly touch a ...
“I was supposed to have court three different times, but because we’re (in) quarantine I couldn’t go,” reads a declaration by inmate Vincent ... healthcare at Rikers Island jail in New ...
Oklahoma Governor Commutes Inmate’s Death Sentence Hours Before Lethal InjectionGov. Kevin Stitt reduced the death sentence of Julius Jones to life without parole, as the 41-year-old convicted ...