By: By Tina Moore August 25, 16. 15:06

Rikers guards are so disgusted with the rampant corruption going on within their ranks that some “stood and applauded” when another officer was arrested during roll call last week, a city official revealed Sunday.

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By: Post Editorial Board August 25, 16. 14:47

Last year, the city settled a class-action suit for $3.5 million-plus, agreeing to strict rules against blows to the head and other reforms. So who hired the US Corrections-Special Operations Group for a three-year contract? The outfit promotes itself as offering paramilitary training, with emphasis on close-quarters combat and use of lethal force.

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By: Jamie Schram August 23, 16. 9:27

More than 200 deadly weapons and other contraband were confiscated by Rikers officers within three months recently — and that’s just from visitors.

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Two months ago, the city's correction officers union was all but hit by a lightning bolt when its powerful, longtime leader, Norman Seabrook, was arrested on federal corruption charges. The union replaced Seabrook with his top deputy, Elias Husamudeen, who is certainly not being quiet in his new job. NY1's Courtney Gross filed the following report.

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A week after the city announced a reduction on correction officers, there has been another attack on Rikers Island by an inmate. Three guards were attacked by an inmate on Sunday.

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