Narrator: Eileen Maher

Interview Date: 1/22/20

Partner Organization: College & Community Fellowship

Interviewer: Margo Sacerdote

Tags: intake, insufficient health services, detainees’ neglect, correction officers, working in Rikers while incarcerated, turtle squad, officer’s abuse, poor living conditions, prison facilities, officer’s accountability, poor living conditions, social interactions in prison, visitation process, impact on outside relationships, sexual assault, NYC policies, policy changes, going to court, physical impact of incarceration, abuse of medication, rikers history, Rikers Island, Incarceration, Prison abolition, New York City, Oral history, Rikers Public Memory Project, RPMP

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