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Police respond to Nassau University Medical Center after a corrections officer was slashed on Feb. 5, 2014 (Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

Corrections Officer Attacked At Nassau University Medical Center

A corrections officer who was guarding a prisoner on the 9th floor was attacked around 10:30 Wednesday morning. He was slashed on the back of the neck.

02/05/2014

A view of buildings on Rikers Island penitentiary complex (file/credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

DA: 10 Correction Officers Indicted For Beating Of Rikers Inmate, Cover Up

One by one, seven corrections officers and three supervisors entered a plea of not guilty to the 53-count indictment in the beating of Jamal Lightfoot.

06/26/2013

A view of buildings on Rikers Island penitentiary complex (file/credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Rikers Corrections Officer Denies Striking Deals With Inmates For Drugs

Robert Winfield is accused of demanding drugs from inmates in return for getting their sentences shortened, which is something he cannot do in his role as corrections officer.

05/28/2013

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Corrections Officer Charged With Punching Brother

A New York City corrections officer was charged Wednesday with punching her brother in the face at his home in Harlem.

05/01/2013

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Corrections Officer Faces Criminal Mischief Charges

A New York City corrections officer stood charged with criminal mischief this weekend, after being arrested in Queens.

03/09/2013

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Authorities: Man Impersonated Corrections Officer To Get Back Into Jails

A former inmate who allegedly snuck back into Rikers Island by impersonating a corrections officer has now been admitted back to the jail on a permanent basis.

03/03/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Authorities: Correction Officer Shoots, Wounds Ex’s New Boyfriend

A 32-year-old New York City correction officer allegedly shot and wounded the boyfriend of his ex-girlfriend, who is also a correction officer.

01/08/2013

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Corrections Officer Charged With Unlawful Imprisonment

A New York City correctional officer was charged this week with imprisoning a suspect unlawfully in her Bronx apartment.

12/08/2012

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Former Long Island Corrections Officer Sentenced For Sex Abuse Of Female Inmates

A former corrections officer was sentenced Wednesday to 5 years and 4 months in prison, after being convicted of sexually abusing female inmates at a jail in Long Island.

CBS New York–10/24/2012

Nassau County police cruiser (file/credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Corrections Officer From Nassau County Charged With Kidnapping

According to detectives, 42-year-old Scott Sherman surrendered to members of the Nassau County Bureau of Special Operations after an eight-hour standoff with police.

12/17/2011

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Reward Offered In Shooting Of Off-Duty N.J. Corrections Officer

Acting County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says 32-year-old Debora Ferreira of Irvington was shot on Halsey Street in downtown Newark.

07/31/2011

Police say a man from Fort Greene, Brooklyn was abducted and robbed by a man posing as a corrections officer on August 26, 2010.

Cops: Fake Corrections Officer Abducted, Robbed Brooklyn Man

Police are hunting down a man they say is posing as a New York City corrections officer. Investigators say the fraud forced a man into his car and then robbed him.

09/01/2010

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Ex-Corrections Officer Pleads Not Guilty To Rape

A former Nassau County correction officer already accused of raping and sexually abusing female inmates pleaded not guilty to a new round of criminal charges.

09/01/2010