”Hvis jeg kunne, havde jeg skåret dem af med en kniv.”
6,000 people are about to be freed from federal custody—here's what they'll face on the outside.
In 1980, prisoners overtook the Penitentiary of New Mexico in a deadly 36-hour siege. Today, it offers tours for anyone curious about the fantastic violence that took place there decades earlier.
The Prison Yoga Project is bringing mindfulness, meditation and physical release to hundreds of prisoners.
Are riots planned, or do prisoners just reach breaking point?
That's a lot of money, but it can't buy him a working dick.
Inmates claim guards at High Desert State Prison use their guns to break up fights and don't give medical treatment to prisoners injured by birdshot.
The country is still removing organs from its living prisoners and selling them on to individuals from all over the world.
This week, seven members of the powerful race-based prison gang were sentenced for their roles in its culture of violence.
His career is the next McConaissance.
I spoke to the publisher of a new book about Soviet prison ink.
A mentally ill former Marine, “basically baked to death” in his 6-by-10 cinderblock cell in Rikers Island. How urban jails became default mental hospitals.