The Cook County Jail in Chicago, IL has become the nation’s new hotbed for the coronavirus, according to multiple reports. The jail received the distinction just a day prior to U.S. District […]
All prison visits have been suspended for two weeks as of Monday, amid efforts to stem the coronavirus spread in Antigua. The announcement came shortly after a meeting of top public safety […]
How Prison Changes Your Politics Incarcerated Americans on how their views have evolved behind bars.
When Pedro Santiago was arrested in 2003, he didn’t know how to read or write. He was 30 at the time and had been selling drugs for two decades, first in New […]
In 1991, Maui police officers showed up at the home of Frances and Joseph Lopes. One officer showed his badge and said, “Let’s go into the house, and we will explain things to […]
US: What 8,000 Prisoners Think About American Politics In a first-of-its-kind survey, we asked the most disenfranchised people in America who they would vote for and what matters to them.
A seemingly simple question at a Bernie Sanders town hall last spring set off a debate new to prime time: Should prisoners be allowed to vote? Sanders said yes—his home state of […]
WHILE TT citizens who took their families to war-torn Syria and Iraq seek government’s help to return home, a criminologist is calling for the mothers, if ever they return, to be charged […]
SHOCK and disgust were the prevailing reactions from the public, police and government ministers on Tuesday, after an early-morning raid at a rehabilitation facility in Arouca ended with the release of over […]
TO err is human. This is a reminder to all Barbadians from Minister of Home Affairs, Edmund Hinkson, as he made a call for ex-offenders to be given a second chance when […]
Former NBA star Sebastian Telfair hit with 3½ years in the slammer for gun possession, sparking rants of innocence
Ex-NBA star and former Brooklyn high school phenom Sebastian Telfair was slapped Monday with 3½ years behind bars for gun possession, dodging the 15-year max — but proclaimed his innocence in wild, […]
Bill Cosby practically raised a generation with his hit TV show, The Cosby Show. It should come as no surprise then that Cosby is channeling his character of the all-American dad and […]