People made famous by their strange, shocking and appalling crimes, as well as celebrities who are doing or have done time in prisons. The good, the bad and the ugly behind their famous crimes.

Brendan Dassey back in November 2016 looking happy because he thought he was getting out of prison.
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Brendan Dassey: ‘Making a Murderer’ Star’s Publicized Confessions Get Him Life in Prison

A jury ruled 4-3 that ‘Making a Murderer‘ star Brendan Dassey will serve life in prison. His confessions are enough for a life sentence for the murder and mutilation of Teresa Halbach. The jury said his publicized confessions are enough basis to serve life in prison. Dassey is life for Teresa Halbach’s 2005 murder. She was a […]

Prison Visit Pics: RHOA's Sheree Whitfield Reveals Prison Relationship with Tyrone Gilliams
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RHOA’s Sheree Whitfield Reveals Prison Relationship with Tyrone Gilliams

Sheree Whitfield of the Real Housewives of Atlanta fuels recent speculations about her love life by confirming she is in love with an incarcerated man. Their prison relationship seems strong. Sheree Whitfield was formerly in a popular, public marriage with Bob Whitfield, the ex-Atlanta Falcons offensive tackle. Her relationship with Bob hit the rocks amidst wide-spread […]

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Top 10 True Crime TV Shows, Movies & Books That Shaped 2017 (Video Clips)

In the spirit of our Famous Prisoners series, here is a list of 10 of the best true crime TV shows, movies and books for 2017. Watch out for these hits in 2018. Top 10 List of True Crime TV Shows, Movies & Books for 2017 This year is almost gone, and will soon become history. […]

DMX Looks Cracked Out These Days
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Washed Up Rapper DMX Facing Serious Prison Time… Again (Video)

Rapper DMX faces up to 40 years in prison for tax evasion. But a subsequent plea at the Manhattan federal court could fetch him between 57 and 60 months behind bars. DMX was charged for evading up to $1.7 million that should have gone to the IRS. The has-been rap star had initially denied the […]

One of the reasons for Meek Mill's probation violation is that he left the state to visit girlfriend Nicki Minaj in New York.
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Philadelphia Superior Court Denies Bail to Meek Mill; Rapper Remains in Prison

An emergency motion seeking the release of Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill has met brick walls. The Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus was filed by Meek Mill’s attorneys at the Philadelphia Superior Court. The apex court struck down the application on the grounds that there is an existing bail application at the Court of Common […]

Reverend Al Sharpton & His National Action Network are on Meek Mill's Side.
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Reverend Al Sharpton Promises to Meet Rapper Meek Mill in Prison Today

Human rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton promised to visit Hip Hop star Meek Mill to bring attention to mass incarceration. His prison visit is scheduled for today. The former adviser to President Barack Obama will meet with Mill today, November 27. Sharpton says he is hopeful his visit will serve to draw attention to Mill’s […]

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Will Charles Manson’s Body Ever Get to See a Real Grave?

Notorious cult leader Charles Manson in a recent note wrote “I’m not in the best spot to rest in peace.” He signed the handwritten note with his signature. It seems the recently deceased 83-year-old may not rest in peace after all. This is because his body remains unclaimed at the coroner’s office in Kern County, […]

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RHONJ Husband Joe Giudice Moved to NYC Prison Facility for His Own Safety

Giuseppe “Joe” Giudice, husband of The Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice was moved to a NYC prison. Joe filed for transfer from the Federal Correctional Institute Fort Dix, NJ because of the way he was treated there. He is now incarcerated at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, New York City. The RHONJ husband […]

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Cult Leader Charles Manson’s Body May Be Cremated If No Relatives Steps Forward to Claim Him

None of Charles Manson’s sons or relatives has stepped forward to claim his remains. This may force the state to cremate his body after 10 days. Manson was the 83-year-old infamous cult leader who ordered his followers to commit several murders in August, 1969. He was serving a life sentence at the Corcoran State Prison […]

Meek Mill's Annual DREAMChaser's Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway
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Meek Mill’s Camp Moves Forward with Annual Thanksgiving Event in His Absence (Video)

Meek Mill’s annual DREAMChaser’s Thanksgiving charity event moves forward in spite of the rapper being in prison. His camp keeps it going in his honor. Despite rumors of the event’s cancellation, owing to the Hip Hop rapper being currently locked up in prison, Meek Mill’s camp kept the event moving as planned. They continued Meek’s annual […]