Manhattan Detention Center

Contraband allegedly smuggled into Manhattan Detention Center by a correction officer (Credit: Handout)

Officials: NYC Jail Searchers Find Apparent Escape Plot Following Smuggling Network Bust

The criminal activities happened from December through last month, according to prosecutors.

06/18/2015

Matthew Matagrano

Man Gets 10 Years In Prison For … Sneaking Into Jail

Matthew Matagrano posed as a corrections officer, broke into jails and stole about $5,000 worth of equipment, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.

08/22/2013

Prison (credit: AP)

NYC Officer Allegedly Lets Inmate Use Her Cell Phone

Prison rules prohibit officers from bringing their personal cell phones to work.

02/01/2011