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A total of 17 people were indicted for conspiring to smuggle scalpels, drugs and other contraband.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Layquan Johnson, 22, escaped from 320 Jay St. Tuesday night, police said.

Concourse »

The attack, which sent the inmate to the hospital, happened at the Bronx County Hall of Justice.

Hunts Point »

Officer Mohammed Sufian has been arrested for trafficking contraband into Rikers Island.

Elmhurst »

The guard was treated at a hospital after the assault, officials said.

Mott Haven »

The 25-year-old private investigator had sealed the drugs in small clear plastic bags, officials said.

Concourse »

Angelo Martinez was arrested after he brought three knives into the jail complex, officials said.

East Elmhurst »

The population has held in the 9,000s this year, a DOC spokesman said.

Civic Center »

The Department of Investigation spent six months reviewing the jail health care operator.

Hunts Point »

The reform comes in the wake of a Department of Investigation report that found problems with smuggling.

Hunts Point »

Bradley Ballard, who suffered from schizophrenia and diabetes, died in his cell in September 2013.

Hunts Point »

Carlos Mercado died after lapsing into a coma on Aug. 24, 2013, according to court documents.

South Bronx »

A new lawsuit claims that sex among city correction officers on Rikers Island is "rampant."

Manhattan »

Rosalyn Wilkes, 43, pleaded not guilty to charges she chatted to her gang-member boyfriend while on duty.