Bronx man Victor Mercado, who had been held at Rikers Island since July, died Friday shortly after a judge granted him ...
New York City officials have confirmed another death of a detainee in the city’s jail system as the crisis at Rikers Island ...
The man who died contracted the coronavirus while awaiting trial on weapons charges after being unable to post $100,000 bail, ...
Victor Mercado, 64, had been awaiting trial on weapons charges since last July. Mercado tested positive for COVID last week ...
A man held at Rikers Island has died shortly after a judge granted him emergency release, the man's attorney said. The New York Post reported that 64-year-old Victor Mercado was the 13th person to die ...
The Department of Corrections says a 13th inmate has died while in custody on Rikers Island. Officials say 64-year-old Victor ...
An emergency order for compassionate release came minutes too late for a COVID-19 infected Rikers Island inmate and his loved ones. Wheelchair-bound Victor Mercado, 64, died shortly after Bronx ...
A Bronx man held at Rikers Island on a weapons charge became the 13th inmate of the beleaguered correctional facility to die ...
An inmate in the custody of the New York City Department of Correction died Friday, according to the department. The man, ...
Some Rikers inmates have stolen keys and used them to free other detainees in custody, who then committed violent acts, ...
More than 200 women and transgender inmates at Rikers Island will be moved to state-run lockups to help ease problems at the ...
AOC and New York congressional delegation warn of ‘humanitarian crisis’ at troubled city jail as state transfers roughly 350 ...