In Arkansas, eight men are scheduled to die by lethal injection this month. Here is one of their stories.
Because a prison-rioter claimed there would be less violence in jail if there was more sex.
The soldier who put WikiLeaks on the map is set to leave Fort Leavenworth prison on May 17—rather than in 2045—thanks to the outgoing president.
At Stewart Detention Center, roughly 1,700 men wait to find out whether they'll be deported from the United States. Chances are, they will be.
New federal data shows some stark racial disparities.
In federal prison, you form friendships with unlikely people. What happens after that is sensitive.
"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."
By the time Wulan Mayastika was born, Gun Jack had already served a short prison sentence for accidentally killing a man during a brawl at a local pool hall.
Even before Rob moved in, I'd already heard he was a bit... off.
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.
Used to having a roof over my head, a wall or fence around me, and my peripheral vision obscured by bars or wire, I now felt vertigo. But it was a brief taste of quasi-freedom.
Circumstances in Romanian prisons were pretty dire before the country joined the EU. Photographer Cosmin Bumbut documented the change.