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Lockup Oakland: Commissary

Lockup Oakland: Commissary

07/30/13 08:00PM

Every week, inmates at the Santa Rita Jail in Oakland get to order food, snacks, and other various items from the commissary. While some inmates have no... watch

Lockup Oakland: Solar Panels

Lockup Oakland: Solar Panels

07/30/13 08:00PM

The Santa Rita Jail is an environmentally-conscious correctional facility with a system of rooftop solar panels. In all, the jail boasts 9,000 rooftop solar... watch

Lockup Oakland: The Veteran

Lockup Oakland: The Veteran

07/25/13 08:00PM

Inmate Anelina Lizarrago is known around the Santa Rita Jail in Oakland as “The Mobster Queen,” for her alleged ties to organized crime.  She relates the... watch

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... 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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