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Miami, Dade County Jail Boot Camp, Miami, Florida, USA Season 1, Episode 5 Oct 3, 2016 Subscription

The two toughest divisions of the Miami Dade prison complex couldn't be more different. The Miami Dade Boot Camp gives minor offenders a chance to escape the prison through rigorous and unforgiving drills and rules. To many it is a better alternative to rusty iron bars of The Miami-Dade County Jail where murderers, rapists and robbers have their own rules of survival.

Sofia Central Prison, Sofia, Bulgaria Season 1, Episode 4 Oct 3, 2016 Subscription

With a crumbling foundation more than fit for demolition, the conditions in Sofia Central prison is inhospitable for anyone, including criminals. However, with multiple prisoner cells, bunks stacked 3 stories high and horrid isolation cells, prisoners live idly behind bars for 23 hours a day.

Dallas County Jail, Dallas, Texas, USA Season 1, Episode 3 Oct 3, 2016 Subscription

The Dallas County Jail in Texas - a supersized facility with beds for 7,100 inmates. There, inmates brought in for anything from minor crime to serial killing await their court dates. Up to 300 new arrivals come in per day. The biggest threat in the prison? Turf wars. With the surplus of inmates, there is less space to divide up between them, leading to relentless gang warfare.

San Pedro Prison, La Paz, Bolivia Season 1, Episode 2 Oct 3, 2016 Subscription

Imagine a prison so fierce that guards stay outside for fear of their lives. Inside, the prisoners are in control: murderers, violent offenders, drug bosses. The inmates rule and anarchy prevails. Only the strongest survive this lawless place.

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Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons
Imagine prisons so tough that even the hardest gang bosses and killers learn the meaning of fear. This extraordinary series is an intimate portrait of (more…)
Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons
Imagine prisons so tough that even the hardest gang bosses and killers learn the meaning of fear. This extraordinary series is an intimate portrait of (more…)
Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons
Imagine prisons so tough that even the hardest gang bosses and killers learn the meaning of fear. This extraordinary series is an intimate portrait of (more…)
Behind Bars: The World's Toughest Prisons
Imagine prisons so tough that even the hardest gang bosses and killers learn the meaning of fear. This extraordinary series is an intimate portrait of (more…)

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