Prisons quarantined sick and healthy inmates together and continued moving prisoners and staff around facilities as the outbreak spread.
Those captured reportedly said they were upset after Gov. Inslee issued a statewide shelter in place order.
This behind-bars ink shop is preventing HIV and hepatitis, one teardrop tattoo at a time.
India’s Tihar Jail plans to offer visitors the real prison experience such as living in a locked-up cell, eating jail food, wearing the uniform and possibly chilling with some real inmates.
He escaped the day a corrections officer was discovered dead in her house on the penitentiary’s property.
In British prisons, "one percenters" are those deemed so unruly that they spend the majority of their sentences in solitary confinement.
It's a watershed moment in prison reform. Now it's up to the states, which house more than 90% of U.S. inmates.
With the storm poised to make landfall, officials say that evacuating those facilities is no longer an option.
You learn quite a few tricks in the pen.
Restaurante Interno at San Diego District Jail in Cartagena provides female inmates with the skills and experience needed to secure a job when they are released.
South Carolina failed to evacuate a prison. Inmates are now sitting ducks in Hurricane Florence’s path.
"You’re locked in a concrete box. Windows bolted, no way out except if a person turns the key."