An employee leaves the Clinton Correctional Facility, Wednesday, June 17, 2015 in Dannemora, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Corrections officer union fires back at claims of prisoner abuse

Break Out

NYSCOPBA, the union representing New York’s corrections officers, is calling reports of the allegations one-sided.


Ban on microbeads made official

The signing of the bill comes after an unanimous vote in the Erie County Legislature to put the bill on to County Executive Mark Poloncarz.