Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Life on Riker's Island

Described here by a former inmate.

4 comments:

Gero von Randow said...

Like in a french prison, though ...

Alex Price said...

Also: http://www.lemonde.fr/dsk/article/2011/05/17/le-recit-d-un-francais-detenu-en-2004-a-rikers-island_1523130_1522571.html

Anonymous said...

DSK placed on suicide watch
http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Dominique-Strauss-Kahn-Placed-on-Suicide-Watch-122061809.html

Cincinna said...

@Anonymous. How can we distinguish one Anon from another?
Riker's is mainly a detention facility for those awaiting trial and serving short sentences.
What did anyone expect? A $3000 per night suite at The Carlyle?
Suicide watch is SOP in cases such as this.