USA TODAY
It is one of those places that people know only as a horrific legend, unless they have a reason to be there. After 85 years, Rikers Island — and its stories of abuse, murder, inedible food and unafraid rats — is on its way to being no more. New York
Closing Rikers Island Is a Moral ImperativeNew York Times
Rikers Island Could Be Closed And Replaced With Smaller Jails Around New York CityNPR
Rikers Island to close in 10 years under de Blasio planSILive.com
U.S. News & World Report -Bloomberg –

Source: TOP STORIES