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    Sunday, 02/11/18

    An inmate finds himself at the center of more than one battle, and he traces his problems back to the real-life nightmare that haunts his family.

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      An inmate finds himself at the center of more than one battle, and he traces his problems back to the real-life nightmare that haunts his family.
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      The survivor of a vicious attack shares his story in the hopes that others will never commit such violence. But for another inmate, it’s too late to turn back the clock.
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    • Sunday, 02/04/18
      With its own zip code, almost 6,000 inmates, and more than 1500 staff members who walk through its gates every morning, a typical day in San Quentin is anything but typical.
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      San Quentin has one of the longest histories of violence. Speedy, a gang member turned informant, helps prison officials by showing how easily weapons can be made.
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    • Sunday, 01/28/18
      Alcohol is not allowed inside Indiana State Prison. But that doesn’t stop the inmates from making it, or correctional officers from confiscating it.
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      With the personal cameras provided by Lockup producers, ISP inmates share their feelings about life behind bars.
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Lockup: Cincinnati – Family Time

Lockup: Cincinnati – Family Time

02/19/15 04:26PM

With 1 in 28 children having at least one parent behind bars, maintaining relationships is critical for families. Catch the all-new Lockup season premiering Saturday, February 28 at 10PM! watch

Lockup: Charleston - Segregation

Lockup: Charleston - Segregation

12/23/14 03:03PM

The Al Cannon Detention Center in Charleston has specially trained officers that help patrol the segregation unit. One inmate is well known to this Special Ops Group. watch

Lockup: Charleston – Canteen Day

Lockup: Charleston – Canteen Day

12/17/14 01:20PM

Canteen Day provides a source of currency at The Al Cannon Detention Center in Charleston. But will inmates keep their cool or will tempers flare when the asking price is too high? watch

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

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