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Multiple corrections officers injured following two attacks in Elmira Correctional Facility

Two incidents over the weekend and this week at Elmira Correctional Facility left multiple corrections officers injured. The New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association stated that on Saturday an inmate left his cell. After being asked to return to ... MORE
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SUNY hospital security guards not included in pilot program offering hospital workers 2.5 times overtime pay

A pilot program was created by Governor Kathy Hochul for healthcare staff at SUNY hospitals to earn two and a half times their pay when working overtime as the staffing crisis continues following the vaccine mandate. The security guards working at the ... MORE
Man convicted in Cayuga County burglary among those facing discipline after violent month at Elmira Correctional Facility

Man convicted in Cayuga County burglary among those facing discipline after violent month at Elmira Correctional Facility

A string of violent incidents at one of the region’s prisons has prompted state and union leaders to speak out. It happened at Elmira Correctional Facility, according to NYSCOPBA. There were a number of other violent incidents reported by the organization during ... MORE