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Governor Kathy Hochul signs a package of bills to help diminish recidivism among formerly incarcerated people

Last week Governor Kathy Hochul signed a package of bills that will help formerly incarcerated individuals. There are four bills altogether, and they support individuals that have served their sentences. By aiding them, the chances of recidivism are less likely. Recidivism rates ... MORE
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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