Rikers Island violence investigated by DOC

Rikers Island violence investigated by DOC (department of corrections). Recently Rikers Island Violence has been investigated due to a DOC Department of Corrections oversight board have clashed over how to deal with certain inmates. Rikers Island violence scrutinized by department of corrections How to deal with certain inmates has been a big issue for the DOC (department of…

Downgrading unfavorable violent statistics at Rikers Island

Downgrading unfavorable violent statistics at Rikers Island – often claimed but finally proven! Downgrading unfavorable violent statistics rikers island There has been a downgrading unfavorable violent statistics at rikers island. NY Daily News wrote an exclusive article about the “purging” or downgrading of statistics in Rikers Island. What does this mean? What it means is simple.…

Excessive force and assaults impact us – Shooting

This link shows the graphic footage of a live stream. Its about the excessive force of an officer. It’s from a woman shooting a video recording while in the ordeal. An officer shot her husband four times. This is a sad and tragic event. Unfortunately it’s not rare. Licensed or not we simply have too many guns in…

Victim of violence on Rikers?

This recent NY Daily News article here  discusses the increase in violence on rikers island (including slashings and gang related attacks) despite more money than ever being pumped into fixing it. This is evidence that Rikers needs a complete system overhaul. Closing it down will not fix any of this (in fact, once can argue it…

Medical indifference @ Rikers Island

It is nice to see this is finally getting some media attention. We have seen many, hundreds, of medical indifference claims and they are often looked at suspiciously by the City. At least this somewhat backs up our claims.   http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/medical-horrors-continue-rikers-inmates-city-takeover-article-1.2654943