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Yet Another Human Being Dies While Detained at Rikers Island Jail Complex

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, July 23, 2023 Contact: Yonah Zeitz, yonah@katalcenter.org • 347-201-2769 Follow on Twitter @KatalCenter • #ShutRikers #CloseRikers #CutShutInvestNY Yet Another Human Being Dies While Detained at Rikers Island Jail Complex Since Mayor Adams Took Office, At Least 26 People Have Died in NYC Jails Death Comes Less Than a Week after the U.S. […]

DOC: Inmate dies on Rikers Island; sixth death in NYC jails so far this year

By News 12 Staff via News12 An inmate at Rikers Island died Sunday morning, marking the sixth death at a New York City jail since this year started. The Department of Corrections told News 12 that 44-year-old Curtis Davis was found unresponsive in his cell. It said he received immediate medical care but was pronounced dead […]