Former inmate says years in the ‘box’ affect sleep, induce paranoia
New legislation drafted by Councilman Danny Dromm would require the Department of Correction to create a database on inmates who are placed in solitary confinement. Information including age, length of stay and mental health would all be made public.
NYCHA residents’ garden a home-grown success that is taking root
Officials and community leaders assemble at Diversity Plaza
Groups of all ages marched down Metropolitan Avenue on Sunday during the borough’s annual Ve…