• Mayor Adams defends NYC jail guards on sick leave amid increasingly deadly Rikers crisis: ‘Give them the benefit of the doubt'

    9 days ago - By NY Daily News

    The mayor, who was on Rikers to announce that the DOC has seized 2,700 weapons and other contraband this year, suggested some of this year's deaths may be the result of inmates having “preexisting conditions” or otherwise being in poor health.
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