Why Do So Many New Yorkers Have Outstanding Warrants?
The Brooklyn DA is helping clear the records of people charged with extremely minor "quality of life" offenses like having a bike on the sidewalk, or spitting.
I Went on a Stakeout with a Private Investigator and Learned About Boredom
You'd think it would be awesome to work as a PI. And it is, except that you pee in a bottle.
We Talked to the Journalist Who Made the Horror of Rikers Island Impossible to Ignore
Jennifer Gonnerman's story about three years in hell for teenager Kalief Browder might actually be changing how criminal justice works in New York City.
Is New York City Finally Fixing Its Hellish Court System?
Making the gears of the criminal justice system faster should reduce the number of kids stuck in jail for insane periods of time, but reformers say it dodges law enforcement's larger problems.