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East Elmhurst »

City Councilman Corey Johnson is holding a hearing on Rikers' health care provider, Corizon.

East Elmhurst »

The new rule also caps solitary confinement time to no more than 30 days consecutive for all inmates.

High Bridge »

Brian Solano shot and killed Willie Lora in the lobby of 1566 Macombs Road, police said.

Elmhurst »

State reports show that four Rikers Island deaths were blamed on the prison's medical provider.

Hunts Point »

Inmate Victor Woods was being held on a drug charge when he went into convulsions, authorities said.

East Elmhurst »

The state called for changes in Corizon's protocols after the deaths, but still awarded it contracts.

Hunts Point »

Department of Correction Commissioner Joseph Ponte laid out a list of proposed reforms for Rikers.

Hunts Point »

As of Aug. 10, the number of felony assaults had risen by 58 percent compared to last year.

Hunts Point »

The curfew was instituted in order to control violence at the troubled jail complex.

Civic Center »

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara's report found alarming treatment of incarcerated adolescents at Rikers.

Hunts Point »

The review is part of the DOI's broader probe into corruption and violence at Rikers.

Midtown East »

The city should pay millions for training on dignity and judgment, the union said.

Forest Hills »

Giovanny Campos, 41, met a teen girl at a Christmas Eve party and later had sex with her, the DA said.

Claremont »

Gustavo Milton was arrested for fighting police who were handcuffing his girlfriend, the NYPD said.

Woodside »

Police say Robert Smalls is facing charges of assault and criminal possession of a weapon.