Latest News Prison TV, Series, Movies, Games

Girls Incarcerated Update: Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility Is Now Closed

The Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility is a prison for teen girls located in Indiana. It was featured in the Netflix documentary Girls Incarcerated: Young and Locked Up, and has now shut down. All of the young ladies at the facility have been moved to another juvenile prison facilities. Girls Incarcerated: A Look Inside Madison Juvenile Correctional Read More…

Latest News Mass Incarceration Prison TV, Series, Movies, Games

It’s a Hard Truth Ain’t It: New Prison Movie Addresses Issues of Criminal Justice

The US criminal justice system has no doubt failed us all. But film producer Madeleine Sackler is trying to change that with her latest documentary It’s a Hard Truth Ain’t It. The film premiered a few days back at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York. It addresses the problems related to mass incarceration in Read More…

Girls Incarcerated Chapter 8 Moving Mountains
Prison TV, Series, Movies, Games School to Prison Pipeline

Girls Incarcerated: The Pros & Cons of a Show About Teen Incarceration

Girls Incarcerated: Young and Locked Up is a TV show about teen incarceration… specifically girls. The show, which follows the troubled lives of 15 teenage girls in Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility located in Indiana, has received mixed reviews. Viewers get to see the lives of these incarcerated teens from the inside. The first season premiered Read More…

Wentworth Women's Prison Season 3
Latest News Prison TV, Series, Movies, Games

Wentworth Women’s Prison Series Continues to Address Gender Politics

ABC issued a press release in early March publicizing that Wentworth, the popular Australian women’s prison drama, would unveil its free-to-air first appearance on April 12. The much anticipated Foxtel drama has become known globally. But, it’s the gritty drama’s ability to touch on gender politics that makes it so profound. About Wentworth: Australia’s Gritty Read More…

What's it like to get married in prison?
Latest News Prison Love Prison TV, Series, Movies, Games

Lisa Ling Explores the Lives & Struggles of Women Engaged to Prisoners

Every time a famous prisoner in the United States gets engaged, married or has a relationship with a woman in the outside world, it becomes national news. Charles Manson, Scott Peterson and the Menendez Brothers all had women swooning over them while in California’s CDCR prisons. Lisa Ling digs deep into the lives of women Read More…

hip hop behind bars
Prison TV, Series, Movies, Games

Hip-Hop Music Video Shot in Prison without Permission Sends Jitters down the Spine of Authorities

The Department of Corrections in South Carolina is currently in disarray following an unauthorized video shot in prison. The video is a Hip-Hop prison video tells the story of incarcerated African Americans and their prison life. But more worrisome is how the WorldStar prison rap video could have been shot and uploaded to the internet Read More…

Love After Lockup - Dominic 30 & Mary 28
Prison Love Prison TV, Series, Movies, Games

Love After Lockup: Mary Reveals Her Future Plans With Dominic

It was just the other day that we watched the season one finale of our new favorite show, Love After Lockup. Today, let’s talk about about Mary and Dominic, who currently resides in a half-way house. Mary recently decided to speak up finally about the awkward “non-wedding.” Taking it to the social media, Mary revealed Read More…