Rikers Island Could Be Closed And Replaced With Smaller Jails Around New York City - NPR

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to close the city’s notorious Rikers Island jail. But even he acknowledges that the process will not be quick or easy. “It will take many years,” de Blasio said at a news conference today at City Hall. “It will take
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