Former Jail Worker Who Ran Smuggling Ring Gets 6 Years in Prison


April 28, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

Former Jail Worker Who Ran Smuggling Ring Gets 6 Years in Prison

A former New York City corrections officer who was convicted of smuggling cell phones, drugs and other items into a Manhattan jail was sentenced on Thursday to six years in prison. Former Department of Correction officer Patricia Howard, 44 years old, pleaded guilty to promoting prison contraband, attempted sale of a controlled substance and conspiracy,…