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    Sunday, 05/20/18

    Inmates at Florida’s Santa Rosa Correctional Institution march outside the gates of the maximum-security prison. They are part of the Restricted Labor Squad, or RLS.

    • Sunday, 05/20/18
      Inmates at Florida’s Santa Rosa Correctional Institution march outside the gates of the maximum-security prison. They are part of the Restricted Labor Squad, or RLS.
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    • Sunday, 05/20/18
      In this hour, one inmate meets an untimely demise, and a convicted murderer breaks down the ways of prison.
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    • Sunday, 05/13/18
      Jail has kept Michelle Culberson isolated from her boyfriend for the past 15 months. In fact, he's only a short walk away in the men’s unit of Orange County’s Central Jail facility.
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    • Monday, 05/14/18
      Day-to-day management of the Orange County Jail is up to the sheriff’s deputies. A select group of them comprise a SWAT-like unit called into action when inmates pose an imminent threat.
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    • Monday, 05/07/18
      An inmate tries to leave jail the hard way. And a female inmate, convicted of drunk driving, could lose everything. Plus, an outcast inmate makes a comment that leads to violence.
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    • Sunday, 05/06/18
      A gangbanger squares off with his victim’s family in court….and with another inmate in jail. And, jail staff must deal with a former colleague gone bad.
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    • Monday, 04/30/18
      A jail shakedown recovers a huge stash of contraband, and a young couple is charged with robbery & murder. As judgment day approaches, one of their lives might depend on the choices of another.
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    • Sunday, 04/29/18
      A jailhouse assault leads to one bloody inmate, and two sides to the story. And one of the jail’s most violent inmates decides it’s time for a change. But will it work?
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Lockup: Charleston – William Jarrett

Lockup: Charleston – William Jarrett

12/11/14 03:11PM

At the Al Cannon Detention Center it can be a challenge for staff to balance security concerns with the psychological needs of the inmates.  Take a look at how they deal with one man who says he just can’t manage in the small cell he’s been assigned. watch

Lockup: Charleston – Joseph Mayberry

Lockup: Charleston – Joseph Mayberry

12/10/14 02:27PM

On Saturday, Lockup will look closely at the issues surrounding mentally ill inmates, telling the story of Joseph Mayberry. Here is a bit about his case. We hope you'll tune in at 10 pm ET and then join the Facebook discussion about this important topic. watch

Lockup: Charleston – Turning Leaf Program

Lockup: Charleston – Turning Leaf Program

12/08/14 04:14PM

If an inmate comes face to face with a victim and hears the horrifying effects of crime, will it change the inmate’s future behavior? That’s the hope in Charleston Jail’s Turning Leaf Program. watch

Lockup: Charleston – Tilghman Kronsberg

Lockup: Charleston – Tilghman Kronsberg

12/04/14 01:07PM

Many inmates have a lengthy stay in jail as their cases are prepared, their trial dates set.  For this Charleston inmate, there has been  lot of time to reflect on what went wrong the night he and his girlfriend got into a heated argument. watch

Lockup: Charleston – I Gotta Go!

Lockup: Charleston – I Gotta Go!

12/01/14 12:47PM

Four men in a cell… and one of them has to “go.” It can be a challenge.  The inmates at Charleston County jail show us how they deal with a lack of privacy. watch

Lockup: Charleston – Officer Greene

Lockup: Charleston – Officer Greene

11/26/14 03:23PM

In Charleston it’s not uncommon for the officers to be old neighborhood friends with the inmates they now secure.  It’s a relationship that is especially helpful when trying to get information about trouble on the streets. watch

Lockup Raw: The Convict Code

Lockup Raw: The Convict Code

11/06/14 04:59PM

For sex offenders, the lowest in the inmate pecking order, protective housing is sometimes the only way to avoid becoming a victim of assault or extortion. watch

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