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Joseph Ponte

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New York City Council Considers Cause Of Rise Of Violence In City Jails

Public advocate Letitia James sharply questioned health commissioner Dr. Mary Basset regarding the deaths of two Rikers Island inmates

06/12/2014

Riker Island (file/credit: Getty Images)

Union Boss Blasts Selection Of Incoming NYC Jails Commissioner Joseph Ponte

Norman Seabrook said Thursday in a fiery press conference that the Department of Correction doesn’t need a non-New Yorker known as a reformer to run city jails.

04/03/2014