Rikers Island

A bail bonds business along Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn.
Race, wealth and geography should not determine whether someone is free or locked up.
The entrance to the Brooklyn Detention Complex.
New York must fix our broken pretrial system.
A monopoly board showing what happens when you're arrested in New York City
A step-by-step guide to landing yourself in - and getting out of - Rikers.
A jail
Spoiler alert: Jails are already in your backyard.
An overhead view of Rikers Island
Live tweeting the explosive debates
A cell block on New York City's Rikers Island
Minor parole violations shouldn't automatically trigger jail time.