Officer abuse

06 Jul Brittany Kathryn Knapp Headlines Visions of Confinement Exhibition

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13 May Life After Rape on Rikers: One Woman’s Story of Hope

[caption id="attachment_3736" align="alignleft" width="300"] (Artist: Brittany Kathryn Knapp)[/caption] Life After Rape on Rikers: One Woman’s Story of Hope I recently connected with Kathy Morse while organizing around the current and long-standing crisis of sexual violence at Rikers—a jail complex where correction officers beat, torture, and rape incarcerated...

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07 Feb Nicole Bartley: A Rikers Island correction officer who said she had fallen in love with an inmate, was charged on Sunday with raping him and conspiring to traffic marijuana into the jail for her caged lovebird

A Rikers Island correction officer who said she had fallen in love with an inmate, was charged on Sunday with raping him and conspiring to traffic marijuana into the jail for her caged lovebird. The probationary correction officer, Nicole Bartley, who was stationed at the George...

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