Three High Ranking Rikers Officials Resign Amid Scandal

The reverberations continue to be felt from thorough, simultaneous inquiries of Rikers Island violence conducted by the SDNY USAO and NY Times.  Today, the Times reports that three officials, the chief of department, William Clemons, and two deputies — Joandrea Davis, the bureau chief of administration, and Gregory McLaughlin, the bureau chief of facility operations — are departing.