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Squad One

Squad 1 oversees agencies involved with criminal corrections related issues, including the NYC Department of Correction (DOC), the NYC Department of Probation, and the Board of Corrections.   DOC manages 12 inmate facilities, 9 of which are located on Rikers Island.  A significant part of Squad 1’s caseload includes investigation and arrest of corrections staff charged with violent assault, sexual assault, excessive force and contraband smuggling.  Additionally, Squad 1 investigates financial crimes involving bribery of prison officials as well as systemic failures, such as poor hiring practices and inadequate medical care for inmates.

Squad 1 Reports

Misuse of City-Owned Vehicles

Corizon Health Inc.

Recruitment and Application Process

Security Breach