The NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) today, on behalf of the Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice (MOCJ) and the NYC Department of Correction (DOC), released a Notice of Continue Reading →
NY Daily News reports that visitors to Rikers Island have two new free travel options courtesy of the Correction Department. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
Here are the Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito words: A year ago, I made a promise to overhaul New York City’s criminal justice system and make New York a more fair Continue Reading →
Jerome Murdough was just looking for a warm place to sleep on a chilly night last month when he curled up in an enclosed stairwell on the roof of a Continue Reading →
New York Attorney General Letitia James released the following statement after touring Rikers Island jail complex. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
Today the City Council overwhelmingly passed legislation introduced by Council Member Helen Rosenthal to increase critical maternal health services for people incarcerated on Rikers Island. Become an Harlem World Insider Continue Reading →
We love love, love positive and moving stories that show how individuals and organizations step up to provide services beyond their usual mission. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up Continue Reading →