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Despite some dire predictions from my seventh-grade teacher, I never ended up going to prison. Let's face it, they don't put you away for answering questions without raising your hand. Still, since those days, I've had an obsession with real criminal… Read more

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The Criminal Mind Season 4, Episode 1 Aug 8, 2009 Paid

How should we handle people who have served their time, but clearly remain a danger to themselves and others? In California, there is often a single answer: Atascadero State Hospital. It is sometimes a temporary, but often a permanent home to more than a thousand of the most violent murderers, child molesters and rapists -- men who have been forcibly committed for psychiatric treatment. Prison officials agreed to let MSNBC into the facility for a very rare glimpse of what it is like to live and work in what could easily be one of the most dangerous places in the country.

Inside San Quentin Season 2, Episode 8 Jan 14, 2007 Paid

San Quentin State Prison in California is one of the most famous, most notorious penitentiaries in the world. It has a long and often violent history. But today its walls are crumbling, the institution itself is outdated, and inmate assaults are growing in number and severity. See life at San Quentin as you've never seen it before, including a rare look inside California's death row.

Inside Wabash Season 1, Episode 8 Dec 3, 2005 Paid

This edition of Lockup, one of the most graphic and disturbing ever, profiles The Wabash Valley Correctional Facility. Situated in America's heartland among acres of Indiana cornfields, this prison houses not only the state's most violent offenders, but also a large population of the mentally ill. Approximately one third of the prisoners have been diagnosed with a mental illness. With the permission of medical and prison staff, and inmates as well, we take a look at the challenges of not only housing violent offenders, but also those with serious psychiatric needs.

Inside Anamosa Season 1, Episode 7 Oct 1, 2005 Paid

MSNBC goes inside this maximum security facility in eastern Iowa, home to the state's most violent offenders. Officials keep things under control here through a zero tolerance rule on infractions, sending inmates who break the rules to do hard time in "The Hole."

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Fri Aug 7 10:00pm
Inside Alaska(Season 2, Episode 4) msnbc

A look at life inside Spring Creek Correctional Facility in Seward, Alaska, the state's lone maximum-security prison.

Fri Aug 7 11:00pm
Inside Indiana State Prison(Season 2, Episode 7) msnbc

A look at what life is like inside Indiana State Prison, a maximum-security facility that houses 2000 inmates.

Sat Aug 8 1:00am
Inside Brushy Mountain(Season 2, Episode 5) msnbc

A look at life inside the Brushy Mountain Correctional Complex in eastern Tennessee. The prison houses both first-time offenders and long-term inmates.

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