NYC Closing Manhattan Detention Complex, Otis Bantum Correctional Center On Rikers IslandThe facilities currently house about 750 people combined.
Rikers Island Closure Could Be Delayed After Judge Rules City Can't Tear Down Manhattan Detention Complex, Build New JailThe mayor's $8 billion plan to close Rikers is incumbent upon replacing Rikers with a jail in every borough except Staten Island.
Correction Officer, Firefighter Taken To Hospital After Fire At Manhattan Detention ComplexOfficials say the fire started on the ninth floor of the building around 8:30 p.m. Friday.
Up To 14 Correction Officers Pepper Sprayed At Manhattan Detention ComplexUp to 14 correction officers encountered pepper spray at the detention center in Lower Manhattan Wednesday afternoon, officials said.
Cops: Thieves Tasered Woman, Fled Lower Manhattan Bail Office With $30,000Police are looking for two suspects wanted in an alleged taser attack and robbery that took place in Lower Manhattan.
Exclusive: NYC Correction Union President Blames Mayor For Prison Fire Safety HazardsA dire warning has been issued from the head of the city correction union -- fix the jails, Mr. Mayor, or people will die.
Pedro Hernandez, Suspect In Patz Murder, Moved To Manhattan Detention Complex Prosecutors said Hernandez, 51, admitted two months ago to killing Etan Patz in a surprise confession in one of the most baffling missing children's cases nationwide.