Posted inCity Government

Department of Ignored: Agencies Refuse to Heed Hundreds of DOI Recommendations

Every year, the city’s Department of Investigation issues bold and critical recommendations intended to help city government function more effectively and efficiently, as part of its agency probes.  But increasingly, and especially under Mayor Eric Adams, the department is being downsized, the scale and scope of its investigative insights is diminishing and some of its […]

Posted inRikers Island

Cargo Hold: NYC Jails Official Sought to Ease Dress Code Established to Block Smuggling

Days after taking over the city’s beleaguered Department of Correction, a senior official under Commissioner Louis Molina sought permission to ease a rule banning officers from wearing cargo pants with multiple pockets, THE CITY has learned.  The ban dates back to 2014 after an undercover city investigator was able to use those pockets to smuggle […]