Rikers Correction Officer Admits To Trying To Cover Up Inmate's Death In Hot CellA correction officer who prosecutors said skipped her rounds, leaving a mentally ill inmate to die in a stifling 101-degree jail cell, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to falsifying logbook entries to try to cover it up.
Officials: Correction Officer Slashed By Inmate At Rikers IslandA correction officer was slashed by an inmate Thursday afternoon in the Rikers Island jail complex, officials said.
Rikers Island Correction Officer Gets 3 Years, 5 Months For Smuggling Pot, Other ItemsA Rikers Island correction officer was sentenced to three years and five months in prison Tuesday, after being convicted of smuggling drugs and other items into the jail.
DOI: Rikers Island Correction Officer Caught With Razor-Edged WeaponA correction officer at Rikers Island was arrested this weekend, on charges that he came into the jail complex with a razor-edged weapon.
Police Investigate New Lead On Escaped New York PrisonersThe manhunt is leading authorities hundreds of miles away from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.
CBS2 Exclusive: Former Inmate Who Knew Prisoner David Sweat Shocked By EscapeA former inmate who bonded with one of the escaped inmates at the Clinton Correctional Facility upstate spoke out for the first time Friday.
Officials: NYC Jail Searchers Find Apparent Escape Plot Following Smuggling Network BustThe criminal activities happened from December through last month, according to prosecutors.
Sources: Retired Correction Officer Shoots, Kills Man In Brooklyn Subway QuarrelA retired New York City correction officer shot and a man who later died Tuesday evening, in a confrontation at the Borough Hall subway station in busy downtown Brooklyn, sources said.
Prosecutors: N.J. Corrections Officer, Girlfriend Found Dead In Suspected Murder-SuicideA New Jersey state corrections officer and his girlfriend were found dead in their Nutley, New Jersey home this week – in what prosecutors believe was a murder-suicide.
Rikers Correction Officer Convicted Of Smuggling Pot, Other ItemsA Rikers Island correction officer was convicted Friday of smuggling drugs and other items into the jail.
Police: Retired Correction Officer Killed In Queens ShootingIt happened around 4:30 a.m. Friday in Queens Village at 108th Avenue between 226th and 227th streets.
NYC Correction Officer Charged With Assault, RobberyAn off-duty New York City correction officer was arrested early Sunday on robbery and assault charges.