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."
Inside the Fine Dining Restaurant Housed in a Colombian Prison
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.
Prisoners Talk About How They Make and Waste Money on the Inside
"My mate books escorts and then I ring him at the brothel. I’ll listen as he fucks them how I want."
Prisoners Tell Us Their New Year's Resolutions
Despite the bleakness of incarceration, many inmates hope that they can lead better lives in the new year.
What Inmates Want for Christmas
They are looking for more than their freedom this holiday season.
Life in Prison
Prisoners Describe What It's Like to Get a Tattoo Behind Bars
"If I could, I would cut all my tattoos out with a blade."
How to Get Prisoners Talking About Life Before Prison
With his new project, photographer Guido Gazzilli asked inmates to open up emotionally and tell their story through pictures.
Pin-ups and German Flags: How Inmates Decorate Their Cells
The freedom to make their own interior decorating choices is the only freedom they have.
What Do Serving Prisoners Think of the Election?
"The Conservatives are the people's party – always have been, always will be."
Jóhann Jóhannsson's Uncanny New World
The Icelandic composer tells us about crafting the score for 'Arrival', a unique challenge in a terrifying age.
We Spoke to Prisoners About Their Failed Escape Attempts
"I just wanted to go home, have a cuppa with my old man and wait for the filth to show up. Just a little holiday, really."
I Got My Car Fixed in a Polish Prison
Warsaw's Rakowiecka Prison doesn't advertise – since it's one of the best car repair centres in the city, word of mouth is enough to keep the inmates busy.