Plan to close New York's Rikers jails approved

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Plan to close New York's Rikers jails approved

  • TV-G
  • 2019
  • 1mins
The New York City Council voted on Thursday to close the city's infamous Rikers Island jail complex by 2026 casting off a detention system plagued by chronic violence and decrepit facilities as the nation rethinks mass incarceration. Ryan Brooks reports.GenresNews