Rikers Island Inmate Back In Custody After Another Alleged Jailbreak AttemptA Rikers Island inmate is back in custody after officials said he attempted a second escape in the past week.
K9 Unit Officers Capture Inmate In East River Following Daring Rikers Island EscapeAn inmate escaped from Rikers Island on Thursday, but was captured in the water by two correction officers who jumped in after him.
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N.Y. State Senator Proposes Using GPS Implants To Track Violent ConvictsIt’s high-tech and certainly controversial, but with the two prisoners from the Clinton Correctional Facility still on the lam an upstate senator says one way to track future escapees is to microchip them.
Search Continues For Murderers Who Hatched Detailed EscapeGov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday searchers continue to follow up on every lead in the hunt for two escaped murderers, but it's unclear if they're still in the vicinity of the northern New York prison.
2 Convicted Murderers Believed To Use Power Tools To Break Out Of Upstate NY PrisonState police said Richard Matt, 48, and David Sweat, 34, were unaccounted for during a 5:30 a.m. bed check at Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.