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    Saturday, 10/21/17

    In this hour, a notorious drug dealer leaves his family behind, and heroin addiction breaks up a young couple’s home, landing them both in jail. Now they face another consequence -- a potentially fatal one.

    • Saturday, 10/21/17
      In this hour, a notorious drug dealer leaves his family behind, and heroin addiction breaks up a young couple’s home, landing them both in jail. Now they face another consequence -- a potentially fatal one.
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    • Saturday, 10/21/17
      A surprise attack on a sheriff’s deputy takes an unexpected turn; a convicted rapist loses his cool in court, and an accused murderer in a high profile case tries to cash in on her notoriety.
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    • Saturday, 10/14/17
      For some, addiction leads to serious crimes in order to support their habits. For others, it means a revolving door to jail with seemingly no end in sight.
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    • Saturday, 10/14/17
      First-time inmates look like they should be in class instead of sitting with incarcerated men and women. We have our first timers too: the young assistants who keep the rest of the crew going.
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    • Saturday, 10/14/17
      Maricopa County predominantly contain those awaiting trial. It’s a world where tensions run high. For a mother and son accused of a heinous murder, the drama can be overwhelming.
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    • Saturday, 10/14/17
      It’s a female housing unit with a reputation, one that inmates call a "big sorority house" with a twist. But G Dorm is about to turn one new inmate’s life upside down.
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    • Saturday, 09/30/17
      Time can be an inmate’s worst enemy. Some find constructive, if not unusual ways to fill it. And then there are those who can only hopelessly watch it tick away.
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      In every prison cell, we find harrowing stories, and unique personalities. They all share one thing in common: footwork. The path to a good story is a little less obvious.
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Lockup Cleveland: Blinds

Lockup Cleveland: Blinds

05/07/13 06:01PM

At the Cuyahoga County Correction Center, inmates have to look through a screen and then thick mesh blinds to see outside.  But a bottle of water and a little ingenuity clears things up. watch

Lockup Cleveland: Unit 9D

Lockup Cleveland: Unit 9D

04/25/13 08:00PM

At the Cuyahoga County Correctional Center, housing unit 9D is not so different from all the rest of the open dorms… but it’s reserved for those who might be victimized elsewhere. watch

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