Life Inside

My Execution, 20 Days Away

In Arkansas, eight men are scheduled to die by lethal injection this month. Here is one of their stories.
Kenneth Williams
Life Inside

My Son Was Murdered Two Years Ago and I’m Still Searching for Answers

Will an arrest ever happen?
Cheryl Hayes as told to Justin George

The Police Officers Who Sell the Drugs They Seize

Police stealing drugs from the lock-up, or even directly from other dealers, is more common than you'd think.
Max Daly

What Would Drug Dealers Do If All Drugs Were Legalised?

In a UK where legal narcotics were tightly regulated, would former dealers move into other areas of crime, or pack it all in?
Nick Chester

The Story of the First Mob Boss to Turn Rat

Ralph Natale worked his way near the top of American Mafia life when he became boss in Philadelphia. But after being betrayed by his own, he made real history by becoming a federal witness.
Seth Ferranti

Why Did Donald Trump Fire the Most Famous Anti-Corruption Prosecutor in America?

Donald Trump promised to keep Preet Bharara, the US attorney in New York known for going after shady Democrats and Republicans alike. This weekend, the president changed his mind.
Matt Taylor

The Life Story of Copenhagen's Most Hardened Gangster

Leon Fristrup Jensen has spent a total of 31 years in prison.
Lars Jellestad

Why Kids Need to Learn About Lynching

The new documentary 'An Outrage' visits lynching sites in six Southern states to explore one of the most brutal chapters in America's dirty past – and its connections to modern racism and police brutality.
Seth Ferranti
true crime

Lessons Learned from Investigating Your Mother's Brutal Murder

Leah Carroll's mother was strangled to death by a mob-connected drug dealer, and her dad succumbed to alcoholism. Now she's telling their story.
Philip Eil

Someone Built a Giant Drug Catapult on the US-Mexico Border

When border agents swept the surrounding area, they found two bags of marijuana weighing in at just over 47 pounds.
Lauren Messman
High Wire

Why Every Generation Freaks Out About a New Drug

The cycle of outrage people have over whatever drug is fashionable hasn't gotten us any closer to figuring out why people abuse narcotics.
Maia Szalavitz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Smugglers Tried to Fool Border Patrol Agents with Weed Disguised as Limes

The pot was packaged to look like 34,000 limes stashed inside a commercial fruit shipment.
Brian Moylan