Press Releases

May 25, 2017
COBA President Elias Husamudeen Calls On Mayor de Blasio to Appoint the Next DOC Commissioner With Someone Who Has Extensive Experience in Managing Jails, Not Prisons
May 17, 2017
INMATE INDICTED FOR ASSAULTING NYC CORRECTION OFFICER, BREAKING HIS JAW AND CAUSING LIFE-ALTERING INJURY
April 28, 2017
Statement from COBA President Elias Husamudeen Regarding The DOI Report Released Today on DOC Commissioner Joseph Ponte and his Senior Aides
April 11, 2017
COBA PRESIDENT ELIAS HUSAMUDEEN BLASTS MAYOR BILL de BLASIO AND DOC COMMISSIONER JOE PONTE AFTER A CORRECTION OFFICER SUSTAINS BROKEN JAW FROM UNPROVOKED INMATE ASSAULT ON RIKERS ISLAND TODAY
April 03, 2017
The Correction Officers' Benevolent Association, Along with the Correction Captains Association, and the Assistant Deputy Wardens/Deputy Wardens Association to hold a press Conference in response to the Lippman Commission's Report
March 24, 2017
Bronx Supreme Court Justice Steven Barrett orders Steven Sidbury, one fo Rikers Island's most dangerous inmates, to an indefinite jail lockdown