Report: DRNY Finds Problems with NYS Solitary
Confinement Reforms for People with Disabilities
DRNY released a report of its investigation that the NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) and Office of Mental Health (OMH) failed to adequately serve incarcerated people with disabilities. DRNY issued a report following its 2014-2015 monitoring and investigation of the Correctional Alternatives Rehabilitation Unit (CAR) at Sullivan Correctional Facility, which DOCCS opened in May 2014. The report includes findings of abuse and neglect and makes recommendations to DOCCS.