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East Elmhurst »

Two Correction officers have been suspended in connection with last week's escape, officials said. 

East Elmhurst »

The head count was off by one at about 7:30 p.m. following outdoor recreation, officials said.

Midtown »

Dept. of Correction Commissioner Joseph Ponte improperly used his city-issued car, a report found.

Midtown »

Correction Dept. boss Joseph Ponte used vehicles for personal trips to Maine, among other places.

East Elmhurst »

Inmates at Rikers Island continue to be subjected to brutal violence by guards, a new report found.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday said Rikers Island is squarely the responsibility of the city.

East Elmhurst »

Erick Pastuizaca previously stabbed a man after saying "Go back to your country," prosecutors said.

City Island »

70 relatives of people buried in the city-run potter's field can visit each month under the agreement.

Hunts Point »

James Brown was arrested after a drug-sniffing dog alerted investigators to him.

Sutton Place »

Larry Dilione, 28, has posted his $300,000 bail, according to the Department of Correction.

Civic Center »

To comply with federal regulations, the Board of Correction said it may close the transgender unit.

Civic Center »

New rules were adopted Tuesday as to how city jails will handle sexual assault cases.

Concourse Village »

COs April Jackson, Tyrone Wint and ­­Captain Moises Simancas beat inmate Gabino Genao in 2012. 

Hunts Point »

Two officers were convicted of filing false incident reports, according to the DA's office.

Gravesend »

Ernest Jones, 34, and Colyn Needham, 28, were charged with murder and other crimes, police said.