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summer of scam
How Did Anna Delvey Just Instagram a Selfie From Rikers?
The socialite scammer is living at Rikers while she awaits trial for fraudulently racking up thousands of dollars of debt.
Rikers Guards Are Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Visitors in the Bathrooms
“These women are being completely violated.”
‘I Told Them I Would Kill Myself if I Had to Go Back’: 4 Women on Life at Rikers
Former inmates describe life inside New York’s notorious correctional facility.
Rikers Inmate Beaten by Guards in 2012 Reportedly Gets 6-Figure Settlement
According to the New York
, an official said it “was in the city’s best interest.”
Man Has Been Waiting 7 Years at Rikers for a Trial
I don’t think about killing myself because I love myself. I still think I can get justice.”
How All New Yorkers Killed Kalief Browder
He did not take his life last weekend. We took it from him before that.
Federal Government Sues NYC Over Rikers’ Treatment of Teen Inmates
The news comes after a blistering report released this summer detailing excessive violence.
Rikers Opens New Housing for Transgender Women
To keep them safe.
Rikers Inmates Sprayed With Chemical for Breaking New Curfew
Bedtime is now 9 p.m.
Rikers Bus Drivers Won’t Transport a Witness Against Union Colleagues
What a strange standoff.
Rikers Guards Charged With Beating Inmate for Staring
This guy thinks he’s tough.”
Rikers Guards Busted Dealing Pot to Inmates
And leaving it everywhere.
How Takeshi Miyakawa Landed in Lockup
A 311 call gone awry.
Gang Leader Delivered Motivational Speech About Selling Crack on Rikers Phone Line
Sure it was on a payphone line, but a payphone
Lil Wayne Moved to Solitary Confinement
One more month till his release.