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Riker Island (file/credit: Getty Images)

Documents: Rikers Guard Who Left Post At Time Of ‘Hot Cell’ Death Had Been Disciplined Before

A Rikers Island jail guard who investigators say left her post without permission as a mentally ill inmate lay dying in his 101-degree cell in February had been disciplined four years earlier for a similar infraction.


Kim Wolfe is seen on Jun 16, 2010 - Photo: WCBS-TV

L.I. Shooting Spree Suspect Competent For Trial

Nassau County Judge David Ayres said Wednesday that pretrial hearings in Kim Wolfe’s case could begin as soon as October.


Aerial View Of Rikers Island (credit: CBS 2)

Ex-Guard Gets 6 Years For NYC Jail Beatings

A New York City jail guard has been sentenced to six years in prison for ordering inmate beatings as part of a rogue disciplinary system.

WCBS 880–08/07/2010