Corruption in New York's Bail Bond Industry
- City Hall 06/15/2017 by Linda Perry (WBAI News)

The commercial bond industry which lacks oversight syphons money into private industry according to Peter Goldberg, executive director of the Brooklyn Community Bail Fund. "This makes the financial divide in hardest hit communities more pronounced." 

Roughly 45,000 NYC men and women will be placed in jail because they can't afford bail. And where are they sent? Usually to Rikers.

Please click the arrow above to hear about this critical issue impacting the lives of community members across the New York City. 

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Brooklyn Community Bail Fund Infographic


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