At least eight jail staffers were aware that strict instructions had been given not to leave Jeffrey Epstein alone in his cell — but the order apparently was ignored in the 24 hours before he hanged himself, according to a report. Investigators looking into the apparent failure to follow instructions were shocked that so many...

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  • De Blasio admits wife’s $1B ThriveNYC program is ailing
    Mayor de Blasio on Wednesday admitted his wife’s $1 billion mental health plan is ailing — even as he discounted his own office’s report that found the agency lacking. “I think it’s a mix,” Hizzoner told reporters when asked if he was concerned about ThriveNYC’s price tag compared to its outcomes. More
  • Key part of De Blasio’s NYCHA rescue plan ‘appears stalled’: watchdog
    A key portion of Mayor de Blasio’s $24 billion public housing rescue plan has stalled, according to the Citizens Budget Commission — blocked by fellow liberals who oppose private development on publicly owned land. City Hall hoped to score as much as $2 billion in repair money through deals that would put new housing towers... More
  • NJ ref who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks barred for 2 seasons
    TRENTON, N.J. — A referee who told a New Jersey high school wrestler to cut his dreadlocks or forfeit a match last year was suspended by the state for two seasons Wednesday, and officials also announced mandatory bias training for all referees and coaches involved in high school athletics. More
  • Cuomo signs law making it easier to prosecute rape cases
    Joined by Academy Award-winning actresses Mira Sorvino and Julianne Moore, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a new law Wednesday that extends the time period to bring criminal and civil cases for rape and other sex crimes. Prosecutions could be brought for rape and sex crimes in the second degree within 20 years instead of the current... More
  • Complaints against NYPD hit 5-year high amid anti-cop fever
    Complaints against the NYPD have hit a five-year high, spiking nearly 20% since last year — further evidence of the simmering “anti-cop sentiment” pervading the city, according to police sources. The Civilian Complaint Review Board — the city’s police oversight agency — logged a total of 5,236 complaints in fiscal year 2019, compared to 4,392... More
  • Shamed ex-footballer Dean Saunders seen leaving jail after being sentenced for drink driving
    Shamed ex-footballer Dean Saunders left jail today only 24 hours into his 10-week jail sentence, as footage of his drink-driving arrest has emerged. He was bailed after his lawyers made an application ...
    08/29/2019 - 7:34 am | View Link
  • At least 8 jail workers knew Jeffrey Epstein shouldn’t have been left alone in cell
    At least eight jail staffers were aware that strict instructions had been given not to leave Jeffrey Epstein alone in his cell — but the order apparently was ignored in the 24 hours before he hanged ...
    08/22/2019 - 2:07 am | View Link
  • Order that Jeffrey Epstein was not to be left alone in jail cell was ignored: report
    The Washington Post reports at least eight jail officials knew Jeffrey Epstein shouldn't have been left alone in his cell; Rick Leventhal reports.
    08/21/2019 - 5:00 pm | View Link
  • Jeffrey Epstein: Security lapses at jail where billionaire hanged himself
    Jeffrey Epstein's apparent suicide has brought new scrutiny to the federal jail in New York where he was being held given the previous security lapses at the facility that houses some of the ...
    08/12/2019 - 6:13 am | View Link
  • Jeffrey Epstein's Death in Manhattan Jail Sets Off Conspiracy Theories, but Police Neglect Seems More Likely
    Alleged pedophile and child sex trafficker Jeffrey ... overtime have left the prison's staff unable to supervise all inmates all the time. Another suspicious detail is the fact that video cameras in ...
    08/12/2019 - 2:36 am | View Link
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