Mayor Adams asks the feds to allow him to keep control of New York prisons: ‘The people in Rikers, they look like me’

“Mayor Adams can rename broken window policing, rename crime units, call for a racial bias ‘dangerousness’ standard in our bail statute, and then hide behind his blackness, but at At the end of the day, this is a Giuliani-era approach. to public safety that comes at the expense of poor black and brown New Yorkers,” Germán said. “Rikers Island must be placed in a federal receivership now.”

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