No Heat, No Power: How a Federal Jail Failed Its Inmates | WBEZ
Skip to main content

The Daily

No Heat, No Power: How a Federal Jail Failed Its Inmates

A New York Times investigation found that inside a Brooklyn jail, more than 1,000 inmates were locked inside freezing cells for 23 hours a day, prompting an inquiry by the Justice Department. But the involvement of the Justice Department may not be the turning point it appears to be.

Guest: Annie Correal, who covers New York for The Times. For more information on today’s episode, visit nytimes.com/thedaily.

Get the WBEZ App

Download the best live and on-demand public radio experience. Find out more.

CLOSE X