‘It’s a bloodbath’: staff describe life inside America’s most violent prison


A former guard and a pastor at Holman prison speak of stabbings, riots and abuse, aggravated by overcrowding and slim … Continue reading ‘It’s a bloodbath’: staff describe life inside America’s most violent prison

‘Toxic mix of problems’ used to describe Alabama state prisons


In Alabama, prisoners are being stabbed in their cells while sleeping because cell doors don’t lock. Overcrowding, under funding, wardens … Continue reading ‘Toxic mix of problems’ used to describe Alabama state prisons