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What makes some people chose a life of crime? Is it their upbringing? Is it down to damage to the brain? Is it because of the people they hang around with? Or are they born with it?
For some people prison is a way of life but for some it’s a terrifying experience. There’s plenty of stress inside and it can result in violence, riots and hostage taking.
A suspect is believed to be guilty of a crime, especially if they don’t deny it. But were they responsible for the crime if they had a psychiatric illness when they committed the crime?
We speak to prisoners and ex-offenders who tell us how it really feels to be banged up in a cell before going through hours of questioning. Psychologists talk about what an intimidating experience it can be for the suspect.