prisons

10.4.19

Thousands of Prisoners Are Stuck in Endless Limbo in British Jails

Long after its abolition, the discredited IPP sentence still means thousands are stuck in prison indefinitely.

9.11.19

Pregnant Woman Says Her Baby Died After Prison Guards Stopped at Starbucks on the Way to the Hospital

Three women are suing the Orange County jail for substandard care while they were pregnant.

3.13.19

How the World's Prisons Look From Within

Photographer Jan Banning takes us into the prisons of Uganda, France, the US and Colombia.

11.4.18

PHOTOS: Life on the Streets of San Francisco Through the Lens of Ex-Inmates

Although free, these two men are still fighting to break free of the system.

10.31.18

Stop Trying to Fly Drugs Into Prisons With Drones

At least six people have tried this in Australia in the past few months. Zero have succeeded.

3.1.18

Pamela Anderson Wants Australia's Female Inmates to Go Vegan

"Providing vegan food honours one of the driving principles of yoga — ahimsa, doing no harm."

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11.13.17

Drones Keep Trying to Deliver Contraband to NSW Prisons

Corrective Services has busted the third drone in a month.

9.19.17

What Happens to Prison Inmates Caught in Hurricanes?

Texas prisoners say they went days without running water after Harvey.

6.19.17

[Exclusive] This Film Was So F**ked Up That England Banned Its Youth Prisons

Now's your chance to catch Alan Clarke's "Scum," in all its brutality, on the big screen at Metrograph.

5.3.17

Proof Anyone Can Rob a Bank

How an unassuming US photographer already on police radar allegedly stole $500,000 in 11 heists over four years.

4.26.17

New Report Slams New Zealand's Degrading Treatment of Prisoners and Mentally Ill

Isolation rooms for children, tie-down chairs for prisoners, solitary confinement for the mentally ill: NZ's use of solitary is in breach of international standards.

3.27.17

The Real 'Shawshank' Is So Creepy You'd Crawl Through a River of Shit to Escape It Too

Former inmate Michael Humphrey now gives tours of the place, and man he has stories.

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