Department Of Corrections
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
After a federal report found a pattern of abuses against teen prisoners, hear from a caller inside the prison about what conditions are really like.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
A New York Times investigation found that Department of Corrections guards at Rikers Island had beaten inmates so severely they required outside medical attention. The Times' Michael Winerip and Michael Schwirtz discuss their reporting.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
The family of a legally blind inmate who died at Manhattan criminal court last week wants answers.
Sunday, December 09, 2012
The city is keeping many more juvenile offenders out of the court system and sending them to community based programs instead.
Friday, August 19, 2011
By Bob Hennelly
The recently resigned former top uniformed officer in the Department of Correction was forced out by a commissioner who is pressing ahead to improve the image and performance of the embattled agency, sources told WNYC.