Every prisoner enjoys getting letters, cards, pictures and gifts from the outside. But, not everyone gets that support from loved ones. There are penpals in the world who correspond with inmates to give them the support they need inside.

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Inmate Mingle: New Free Mobile Prison Dating App Hits the Scene (Video)

Who would believe there’d be a mobile prison dating app for meeting incarcerated offenders? It’s called Inmate Mingle. And, it’s very popular these days. New Free Mobile Prison Dating App: Inmate Mingle Hits the Scene Inmate Mingle allows incarcerated offenders to chat and possibly date people on the outside for free. Many people love developing […]

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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, […]

Beaumont, Texas was underwater during Hurricane Harvey. Its federal prison was underwater too!
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Hurricane Harvey: Texas Prison Inmate Describes Overflowing Toilets & Lack of Water

Hurricane Harvey descended heavily on southeast Texas in late August. The heavy storms prompted thousands of people to evacuate to safer sites. Prison inmates in many facilities were moved to better facilities in other parts of the state. But some prisoners were unlucky enough to be kept inside their cells as the catastrophic flooding raged. […]

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Death Row Inmate Scott Peterson Dedicates Prison Shrine to Murdered Wife Lacy

Death row inmate Scott Peterson currently maintains a prison shrine to his murdered wife, Laci. He is also reported to keep and constantly smooch the photograph of his late wife. Peterson has never admitted to killing his pregnant wife. And, he continues to write prison penpals to maintain his supposed innocence. Peterson, 45, is currently […]

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John Lennon’s Killer, Mark Chapman, Admits to Meeting Jesus in Prison

Mark Chapman shot and killed Beatles rockstar John Lennon on December 8, 1980. He was sentenced to 20 years-to-life in prison. Chapman wrote a prison letter to a penpal confessing that he met Jesus Christ in prison. He said he also wrote a book explaining his motivations for the killing. In Chapman’s letter to a […]

Moors Murderer Ian Brady leaves bizarre things behind after death, including trinkets for his prison pen pals.
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Famous Prisoners: ‘Moors Murderer’ Ian Brady Leaves Gifts for His Prison Pen Pals

Ian Brady, the famous prisoner who was convicted of murdering five children between 1963 and 1964 has died in prison. Incidentally, Brady ‘The Moors Murderer‘ left peculiar boxes of trinkets for his prison pen pals and supporters. Also famously known as the Moors Murderer, he died at the age of 79. He’d spent 51 years behind […]

Video discusses black women who love prisoners, why and how these prison relationships benefit them.
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Are Black Women Who Love Prisoners Already Damaged Goods? (Video)

A YouTube video suggests that one thing is common with black women who love prisoners behind bars: They are already damaged goods. Each one has been hurt in the past. Women Who Love Men Who Kill Have you always wanted to understand the romantic attraction between many women and prison inmates? Sheila Isenberg is the […]

Letters to prison inmates can actually help to make time much more bearable.
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Prison Inmate Writes: ‘Letters Are Always Appreciated’

“Letters are always appreciated,” one prison inmate writes in a letter to Prison Rideshare Network. Dajuan Joseph, an inmate at a CDCR prison in Calipatria, CA, sent us a letter this week telling us how much he loves receiving letters. From behind bars, Joseph told Prison Rideshare Network that prisoners love to get letters from […]

The way to a girl's heart is through her mailbox. And, prison dating websites know this.
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Threats Being Made Against Prison Dating Websites in the U.S.

Timothy McManus connected with a woman named Donna. She resides in a Georgia State Prison. They met via an online prison dating website. He had the harmless intention to just offer her some legal assistance. McManus dropped her a letter to brighten up her day. He had just completed a nearly 20-year sentence himself in […]