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Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Next...

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Next of Kin

11/07/12 07:00PM

Brian Edmonds Sr. has spent the majority of his adult life behind bars. But his time at Louisville Metro Department of Corrections takes an unusual turn when the 18-year-old son that he barely knows is charged with murder and locked up in the very same... watch

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Next...

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Next of Kin

11/07/12 07:00PM

Eighteen-year-old Danielle Carmack is one of the youngest inmates at Louisville Metro Department of Corrections. It is her first time inside of an adult facility, but the crime she admits to even shocks old-timers at the jail. watch

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Miss...

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Miss Fortune

11/05/12 07:00PM

Following the chain of command is essential for the staff of any correctional facility. But for the DeJarnette brothers—a Lieutenant and a Sargent at Louisville Metro Department of Corrections—hierarchy can be a more complex matter. watch

Caught on Camera: What On Earth?

Caught on Camera: What On Earth?

11/05/12 07:00PM

It’s an adventure sport for people who like their clothes neatly pressed. Extreme ironers take the domestic chore to the most unlikely locations, but no one takes it to greater heights than professional skydivers Andy Ford and Mike Frost — who iron... watch

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Miss...

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Miss Fortune

11/05/12 07:00PM

Brian Sauer wastes no time while awaiting trial at Louisville Metro Department of Corrections. He looks up all of the new words he hears in court, inserting them into his daily vocabulary and his music. He says he is going to be the most eloquent... watch

Caught on camera: Life or death

Caught on camera: Life or death

10/22/12 08:00PM

On a warm afternoon in Philadelphia, a mundane bus ride erupts in gunfire. Watch as scared passengers do their best to dodge bullets — and stay alive. watch

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Enough...

Lockup: Extended Stay: Louisville – Enough is Enough

10/21/12 08:00PM

Substance abuse is not a new problem at Louisville Metro. Lately, prescription pills are replacing marijuana, cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine for popularity with inmates. Of course, here in Kentucky, there is also a special place for moonshine in... watch

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