A Prison Guard Debunks Tommy Robinson's ‘Muslim Gang’ Claims
Robinson (real name Stephen Yaxley-Lennon) faces a new contempt of court charge hearing – a guard fact-checks his fear of 'Muslim gangs.'
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 Guards Share their Experiences with 'One Percenter' Inmates
The "one percenters" are those deemed so unruly that they spend the majority of their sentences in solitary confinement.
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."
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.
Convicts Explain Why They Would Rather Be in Prison Than Wear an Ankle Monitor
"It was hard for me to live a normal life as a parent. I needed to go back to prison to get some peace and quiet."
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Martin Shkreli Seems to Be Running His Company from Prison with an Illegal Phone
Looks like Pharma Bro somehow just screwed himself over—again.
HBO’s New Film ‘O.G.’ Was Shot in an Active Prison
We spoke to star Jeffrey Wright about the unique and real experience that saw him acting alongside real prisoners and guards.
ICE's Rapid Expansion Has Led to Chickenpox, Quarantines, and Desperation
Lawyers say that one detention facility run by a private prison company has been beset by health crises and isn't even properly licensed.
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Bill Cosby Said He’s a 'Political Prisoner’ and Compared Himself to Gandhi
His press guy is pushing the idea that Cosby is in prison not for rape, but in retribution for his work toward racial justice.
I Am Banned from Visiting All Nunavut Prisons After Reporting on Alleged Abuses
I've been collecting first-hand accounts from one of Canada’s most violent, dilapidated, and overcrowded northern jails for four years.
Excessive Force Lawsuit Alleges Prison Guards Killed Mentally Ill Ontario Man
Soleiman Faqiri’s family is suing the province after the 30-year-old died in custody.