Shocking Photos of Rikers Island Prison Violence Leaked
Need reasons to stay out of jail? Here are some
50 Cent made Tony Yayo famous off it. Lil Wayne got more popular after his little vacation there. But don't get it twisted, Rikers Island is no resort, the place is bad. Very bad.
Village Voice got their hands on some disturbing photos illustrating just how bad the violence has become in the infamous prison.
After years of reporting on the anarchy that included "fight clubs" among inmates, guards "deputizing" inmates and allowing them to police themselves, and living conditions unfit for even the worst criminal, the paper now has proof of just how bad things are.
Take a look at these photos and decide whether or not a life of crime is for you.
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