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    Saturday, 09/16/17

    Suppressing gangs is a daily challenge that comes with life or death consequences. On the front lines of those battles are the gang investigators.

    • Saturday, 09/16/17
      Suppressing gangs is a daily challenge that comes with life or death consequences. On the front lines of those battles are the gang investigators.
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    • Saturday, 09/16/17
      Unlike prisons that house individuals convicted of crime, jails like Maricopa County predominantly contain those accused of a crime and awaiting trial.
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    • Saturday, 09/16/17
      Jails located in big cities also share a common challenge: managing gangs. It's usually the case that a gang will come together in order to create its own "family."
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    • Sunday, 09/17/17
      Maricopa County Jail in Phoenix, Arizona is a jail made famous by its Tent City and outspoken sheriff, Joe Arpaio.
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    • Saturday, 09/02/17
      In every jail or prison we visit, there are people and things that make lasting impressions: from transgender inmates…to those with dreams of stardom.
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    • Saturday, 09/02/17
      A U.S. Marine violates the code and now faces a murder charge. A would-be soccer mom takes up with a violent street gang.
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    • Saturday, 08/26/17
      An inmate accuses staff of abusing him. Accused of a vigilante-style murder, an inmate says jail has saved his life. Inmates in 2 female housing units square off against each other.
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    • Saturday, 08/26/17
      When inmates flood their cells, the Special Emergency Response Team takes action, placing one inmate in special restraints. Facing 16 charges, a gang member picks up 5 more inside the jail.
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    • Saturday, 08/26/17
      The Louisville Metro Department of Corrections Jail, which books about 45,000 men and women each year. Many of them have been through the process several times before.
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