Prison Life

Suicide and Suicide Methods in Prison
A look into some innovative techniques of desperate offenders
Risk Assessment | Use of Risk Assessment Tools in Prison | PLC-R, HCR-20, LSI-R, SAVRY, SONAR
Risk assessment is the process whereby offenders are assessed on several key variables empirically known to increase the likelihood of committing an offense.
Hernando Correctional Institution Florida
Prison stories, personal experiences, and gang reports from past offenders, staff, and friends & family members at Hernando Institution in Florida
Narcissistic Personality Inventory (NPI)
According to the DSM-IV, narcissistic personality disorder is defined as a "pervasive pattern of grandiosity (in fantasy or behaviour), need for admiration and lack of empathy, beginning in early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts."
The Prison Industry: is Inmate Labor a Luxury, Right, or Disgrace?
The first introduction of prison industrial relations in the United States was probably in 1634, when a privately-financed military fort established on Castle Island in Boston Harbor was used to house criminals too difficult to manage in other, less secure, facilities in the area.
Bowden Institution Alberta | Prison Stories
Prison stories, personal experiences, and gang reports from past offenders, staff, and friends & family members at Bowden Institution in Alberta
Psychopathic Personality Traits Scale (23-item)
The 23-item Psychopathic Personality Traits Scale is a self-report scale that measures various elements of psychopathic (or sociopathic) personality
New bill would allow sex offenders to get off registry soon
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) - A new bill, which passed a committee hearing unanimously yesterday, would allow some sex offenders to get off the sex offender registry sooner, and it has many Utahn
Oklahoma City police give residents new way to search for sex offenders in your area
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
OKLAHOMA CITY – Officials say it will be easier to find out if a sex offender lives by you, thanks to a new website.
Sex Offenders Freed With Little Oversight
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
Two-time convicted sex offender Michael Leverett could've been back roaming his Davie street in 2009, after his second prison sentence since 1979 for sex crimes involving underage girls.
Madison County Arrest Log: Feb. 1
Monday, February 01, 2016
Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Saturday and Sunday, based on Madison County Jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers, but are not final until the Madison County p
Madison County Arrest Log: Jan. 31
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Friday and Saturday, based on Madison County Jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers, but are not final until the Madison County p
New Hampshire Police Arrest Log
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Hudson, N.H.

-- Edward Cooper, 27, 164 Lakeview Ave., Apt. B, Lowell; driving while intoxicated.

-- Valmore Eugene Hudson III, 36, 18 Cheney Drive; failure to report.
City of Long Beach releases 2015 crime statistics
Friday, January 29, 2016
n 2015, the City of Long Beach, like much of the state, experienced a rise in both violent and property crime, driven mainly by increases in aggravated assaults and auto thefts. The City also saw decr
Montgomery County Mugshots - 01/28/16
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Booking photographs from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office for those charged and booked into Montgomery County Jail.
Tama County Jail Bookings & Arrests
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Note: Arrest or citation for a crime is not a determination of guilt. Guilt or innocence is always determined in a court of law.
Why Some Young Sex Offenders Are Held Indefinitely
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Jhon Sanchez already served his time for a series of sex offenses he committed when he was 13. But he’s not free yet. Inside the world of civil commitment.
Why women need to understand sex offenders
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Don Howell is currently assigned to the Orange County Homicide Task Force - a cold case unit. He is the author of "Sex Crime Interviews Simplified" and "Beyond Stranger Danger: Smart Parents Raising S
Abilene police chief says FBI crime statistics 'inaccurate'
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Abilene Police Chief Stan Standridge disagreed with the notion that Abilene is one of the most dangerous cities in Texas during a news conference Tuesday afternoon.

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parole risk scale Parole Risk Scale
View instant online estimates of an offender's probability of conditional release.

View Prison Rape Allegations, By State (2003)

A Snapshot of Prison Gangs in Canada
A snapshot of Canada's current prison gangs, their geographical location and demographical characteristics

False Imprisonment in the Adversarial-Inquisitorial System Debate
A discussion on how particular legal systems may contribute to rates of false imprisonment

A Primer on Suicide Methods in Prison
From strangulation to head-bashing, suicides can be harrowing, if not sometimes creative...

Snapshot: Where are the Serial Killers Staying?
Ever wondered where lifers like David Berkowitz or the Green River Killer are staying?

The Psychology of Supermax
The controversy over the effects on mind, body and soul

Prison Gangs: La Nuestra Familia featured profile on one of America's most notorious prison gangs

Lawsuit Abuse Statistics - not related to prison issues, but a popular topic


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