Does Julian Assange Have a Roommate in Jail? A VICE News Investigation
The U.K. Ministry of Justice is highly secretive about where inmates live within prisons like Belmarsh, where Julian Assange will serve a 50-week sentence.
New Zealand Prisons Installed Almost 200 Slushie Machines Last Year
The leader of the country’s National Party is calling the machines an “extraordinary waste of taxpayers’ money."
Portraits of Women Inside Russia’s Modern Gulags
"In jail they don't stop being mothers, sisters, teachers, loved ones, grandparents, or simply cute girls."
Prison Escapees Describe How They Did It
"Other inmates attacked the guards. Being of a slightly mellower constitution, I stole an ice cream and went for a walk in the sun."
Prison Guards Share their Experiences With the Most Violent Group of Inmates
The "one percenters" are those deemed so unruly that they spend the majority of their sentences in solitary confinement.
A Former Dannemora Prison Guard Penned a Wild Account of the Famous Escape
After feeling news reports got the story wrong, Charles A. Gardner wanted to tell his insider's tale.
Martin Shkreli Seems to Be Running His Company from Prison with an Illegal Phone
Looks like Pharma Bro somehow just screwed himself over—again.
South Koreans Are Sending Themselves to a Fake Jail to Escape Daily Life
Thousands of people are locking themselves up as a way to get out of work.
Over 30 Women Are in Prison Because of 'The Block'
Dozens of vulnerable residents were evicted from the Gatwick Hotel so that the property could be renovated for a reality show.
For Prisoners Masculine Beauty Brings Power
There's something about Australia's prison system that breeds a culture of aesthetic obsession.
Nike 'Jailwinds' Are the Crown Jewel of Australia's Prison System
No one calls them 'Tailwinds' in prison. They're 'Jailwinds.'
A Riot Broke out at Don Dale after Inmates Stole the Keys to the Cells
Escaped detainees set fire to the school and used angle grinders to try and cut their way out of the youth detention centre.