By: Jim Hoffer and Daniela Royes | ABC 7 News December 1, 17. 11:32

In video exclusively obtained by Eyewitness News, an inmate in Rikers for robbery and felony assault is seen viciously attacking a correction officer. The attack, which occurred three months ago, left the officer unconscious with facial fractures.

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By: REUVEN BLAU | DAILY NEWS November 20, 17. 14:40

A day before the de Blasio administration announced it was seeking a consultant to find spots for new jails, a city inmate talking on the phone was slashed across the face by a rival gang member.

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By: Courtney Gross October 20, 17. 10:21

As advocates and elected officials continue discussing shutting down Rikers Island, the correction officers' union is pushing in the opposite direction, calling for the city to open a new maximum security facility in the jail complex. Our Courtney Gross has this exclusive report on the union's plans.

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By: Road to City Hall | Errol Louis October 5, 17. 9:58

NY1 VIDEO: Correction Officers Union President Elias Husamudeen sits down with Errol Louis to react to the hiring of a new city correction commissioner.

 

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By: By Yoav Gonen | NY POST September 19, 17. 9:13

The city’s jails have grown more dangerous every year under Mayor de Blasio, according to figures released Monday.

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