So apparently, you don't need to be a CO to get a scalpel into Rikers. You just need to know that some ducttape can get the blade through the weaker m...
A new way to get scalpels into Rikers Island
June 6, 2016
Many people don't realize that when you are wronged by a municipality in the state of NY (or wronged by the State of New York itself) one must file a...
Filing a claim against the City of New York
June 16, 2016
August 30, 2016
We at Nass & Roper Law, PC often take Rikers Island claims and often enough they come with inmate injury reports which state things contrary to what the client is claiming. We often know the inmate injury report is lying but without video proof, there is little that be done to prove it incorrect other than depose the officers and hope that they tell the truth. (which they won't). Well finally, the NY Daily News did an expose on this very issue. It concluded that there is a culture of purging violent statistics. We knew it!