Tagged With Rikers Island

EXCLUSIVE: 'Fake heiress' Anna Sorokin on life after prison and why regret is 'a useless feeling'

As many as 100,000 incarcerated people in our jails and prisons will die from the coronavirus, unless the US acts now

Mayor Bill de Blasio: New York City will release select inmates who are over 70 and have certain pre-existing conditions

A Rikers Island inmate contracted coronavirus. Experts say jails are at high risk for an outbreak.

Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for sexual assault and rape

Harvey Weinstein fell down and hit his head while in jail at Rikers Island, his publicist says

Here's what life is like in Rikers Island, where Harvey Weinstein is set to go as he awaits sentencing for his rape conviction

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says Paul Manafort shouldn't be held in solitary confinement, calls the method 'torture'

Paul Manafort is set to be jailed at Rikers Island, where he could be placed in solitary confinement

New York City is set to close the first of its notorious Rikers Island jails this summer

New York City will close one of the most notorious jails in the US

There's a growing movement to shut down one of the country's most notorious jails

One of the biggest jails in the US hired a special ops contractor to train its guards -- and it's set off a debate on prison violence

REPORT: New York's biggest jail has a huge problem with sexual abuse

One of America's most notorious jails is literally sinking into the ground

Rikers guards arrested in scheme to cover up a brutal beating that left an inmate dead