contraband

A Rikers Island corrections officer has been charged with rape and conspiring to smuggle contraband after admitting to falling in love with an inmate – only to find out she was being used to bring him drugs, the New York Daily News reports. The incident came to light over the weekend when a drug-sniffing Department of Investigations dog […]

Lil Wayne is probably regretting his decision to have an MP3 player smuggled into New York City's Rikers Island prison, as he could spend more time in jail because of it.

Guards at Rikers Island are looking for some contraband in the cell belonging to their most famous inmate. During an early morning search, guards found a pair of earphones and a charger for an MP3 player wrapped in foil and stuffed in his trash can. The device was found in the possession of another inmate.