The warden of the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Recent York Metropolis has been reassigned and two others suspended pending reliable investigations, the Justice Division has talked about. Designate Lennihan / ASSOCIATED PRESS veil caption toggle caption Designate Lennihan / ASSOCIATED PRESS The warden of the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Recent York Metropolis has been reassigned and two others suspended pending reliable investigations, the Justice Division has talked about. Designate Lennihan / ASSOCIATED PRESS The warden of the federal prison in Recent York Metropolis where Jeffrey Epstein become soon as learned lifeless has been reassigned, the Division of Justice says. Two diverse staffers were placed on fling away. The administrative moves took sigh amid reliable investigations into Epstein’s death and following harsh reliable criticism of the Bureau of Prisons. Epstein’s death, the final outcome of an apparent suicide, reveals “deficiencies in inmate protocol and has allowed the deceased by some means to evade thru justice,” wrote Dwelling Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., And ranking member Accumulate. Doug Collins, R-Ga., In a letter to BOP. Licensed skilled Popular William Barr spoke about Monday that investigators had already learned “serious irregularities” at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Recent York, where Epstein had been housed. The warden who became soon as supervising the center has been reassigned to the Bureau of Prisons’ Northeast Regional Field of Enterprise, in accordance with the Justice Division. The warden become as soon as no longer identified in the announcement and the division has no longer answered a quiz to substantiate the title of a person linked in diverse paperwork with the Metropolitan Correctional Center. James Petrucci, who becomes soon as overseeing a prison in Otisville, N.Y., will take over as performing warden, the Justice Division talked about. “Extra actions might perhaps well moreover very smartly be taken as circumstances warrant,” a spokeswoman talked about. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Unwell., Released a announcement Tuesday calling for the Senate Judiciary Committee to hold an oversight hearing concerning the Bureau of Prisons. “Each and every day that passes without motion is but some other day that the protection of prison workers and inmates is at severe anxiety,” Durbin talked about. The Justice Division also did no longer title the 2 prison staff who had been reassigned as the investigations pass ahead. The President of the American Federation of Executive Workers Council of Jail Locals, Eric Younger, talked about the moves looked the same outdated. “The actions taken at the original time by the total attorney are the same outdated to give protection to the integrity of investigations until any formal motion, if any, is warranted.” NPR national security correspondent Greg Myre contributed to this document.