Eric Adams Asks for Chance to Fix NYC Jails

NTD Newsroom
By NTD Newsroom
April 22, 2022New York

Federal prosecutors say New York city jails should be taken over by an independent organization because of ongoing violence in the jails—especially on Rikers Island.

New York City Mayor Eric Adams is now responding, saying the violence didn’t start when he took office.

ntd newsletter icon
Sign up for NTD Daily
What you need to know, summarized in one email.
Stay informed with accurate news you can trust.
By registering for the newsletter, you agree to the Privacy Policy.