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In 1895, Theodore Roosevelt was appointed NYC police commissioner, and set off to clean up the decidedly sin-loving town. But sin wasn't going down without a fight.
According to City Council Member Daniel Dromm, chair of the Immigration Committee, immigrant prisoners at private detention centers -- like the one in Jamaica, Queens -- are often subject to abuse.
City educators and advocates share their predictions -- and their hopes -- for what makes it into Bloomberg's State of the City address.