The cramped 10-man jail cells in Oakland County, MI, are terrifying to at-risk teens unused to living inches away from convicted killers, thieves and gang members. Watch More: http://www.aetv.com/beyond-scared-straight/
Male teens are antagonized by guards and inmates to make them understand what prison is really like.
Officers of the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department, show the kids the kitchen and food that they will eat when they come to jail.
Inmates share the hard-life stories of what led them to prison, with insights about life behind bars.
In this scene from the episode Hampton Roads, VA - Girls Fight Back, 12-year-old Trinity tears up when talking to inmates.
Inmates and deputies prove that today's bullies are tomorrow's inmates.
In this scene from the episode, Hampton Roads, VA, A troubled teen can't control his anger when inmates antagonize him.
In this scene Fulton County, GA "My Father The Inmate, a female teen is overwhelmed by the jail environment and the female inmates ganging up on her.
In this scene from the episode Douglas County, GA: Judgement Day, a teen thinks he's better than everybody else and argues with the judge.
At-risk teens learn how cramped and dangerous a jail cell can be, especially when they make a call for help.
In this scene from the follow up special, After a jail visit, a teenage girl falls deeper into gang life
A prison guard talks sense to troubled teens stressing that they should choose the right path.
In this scene from the episode Floyd County, GA: Snitches Get Stitches, Toby, a teen previously on Beyond Scared Straight, is now in prison. Toby talks about his first night in jail and urges teens to take the guards seriously.
In this scene from the episode Oklahoma County, OK: Teen Father?, an officer helps a teen see his potential future if he decides to embrace the gang life.
In this scene from the episode Hampton Roads, VA: Jail House Rap, an inmate who went through the Scared Straight program 10 years ago raps a cautionary tale for the teen group.
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