Revealing documentary series that explores the stories behind the crimes and imprisonment of the men and women serving time in Northern Ireland's prisons.
Episode 1x2; Apr 27, 2017
Revealing documentary series that explores the stories behind the crimes and imprisonment of the men and women serving time in prison. With exclusive access to Northern Ireland's prisons and in-depth interviews with inmates.
1x2: Episode 2
1x1: Episode 1
CastView Full Cast
Recent Newsvia NewsAPI
View More Related News
The Smart Prison Initiative Pairing Inmates With Rescue Dogs
Since 2016, Pawsitive Change has transformed the lives of hundreds of violent offenders and helped pets find permanent homes.
In 2016, the California City Correctional Facility launched a pilot program that paired inmates, many of them convicted of violent offenses, with rescue dogs. Under the supervision of volunteers from Marley's Mutts, a California dog rescue group, the inmates … [+2241 chars]
Jeremy Hammond, Anonymous Hacker and WikiLeaks Source, Summoned to Testify Before a Federal Grand Jury
Imprisoned hacktivist Jeremy Alexander Hammond, a former WikiLeaks source once regarded as the FBI’s most-wanted cybercriminal, has been called to testify before a federal grand jury in the Eastern District of Virginia, Gizmodo has learned. Read more...
Imprisoned hacktivist Jeremy Alexander Hammond, a former WikiLeaks source once regarded as the FBIs most-wanted cybercriminal, has been called to testify before a federal grand jury in the Eastern District of Virginia, Gizmodo has learned. On Saturday, the J… [+13963 chars]
‘We Have Faces Too’: An Exhibition Shows Life in San Quentin
Monday: How images from inside the state’s oldest prison ended up in an art museum. Also: California on the offensive, and the beginnings of Oscar buzz.
She recalled how one of the men working on the project looked at the image marked Stabbing in Gym, and saw a body like a fallen cathedral. The two arms, representing the forces of good and evil, buttressed the stabbed man. I love that he thought about the b… [+554 chars]
An Illegal Gas Line Killed 2 People. Should the Landlord Go to Prison?
The owner of the East Village building and two others took shortcuts out of greed, setting off a fiery explosion, prosecutors said.
Thats when the defendants illegally tapped a gas line, prosecutors said. Two months later, after receiving complaints about the smell of gas, utility workers found that a line from a ground-floor sushi restaurant in the building had been siphoned to provide g… [+1452 chars]
Margaret Atwood’s Dystopia, and Ours
In the sequel to “The Handmaid’s Tale,” the truth saves. If only that still worked in real life.
The Handmaids Tale came out near the end of the Cold War, and Atwood has said she was inspired by mid-20th-century works of anti-totalitarian speculative fiction like 1984 and Ray BradburysFahrenheit 451. These books depict closed, airless societies, where de… [+3495 chars]
What's fact and what's fiction in 'Mindhunter' Season 2
Warning: Major spoilers for Mindhunter Season 2 lie ahead. Netflix delivered a triumphant and terrifying Season 2 of Mindhunter this past weekend, but how much of that "based on a true story" actually happened? The Behavioral Science Unit of the FBI, responsi…
Warning: Major spoilers for Mindhunter Season 2 lie ahead. Netflix delivered a triumphant and terrifying Season 2 of Mindhunter this past weekend, but how much of that "based on a true story" actually happened? The Behavioral Science Unit of the FBI, respon… [+13132 chars]
Inmate 76318-054: The Last Days of Jeffrey Epstein
The notorious jail in Manhattan was a sharp departure from his formerly gilded life. Here’s what happened inside.
The wing where Mr. Epstein was housed, 9 South, is the less restrictive of the jails two most secure units, holding dozens of inmates, usually in groups of two in small cells. There, he was allowed one hour of recreation per day and could shower every two to… [+1424 chars]
Why is billionaire George Soros a bogeyman for the hard right?
He's a Jewish billionaire philanthropist who has given away $32bn. Why does the hard right fear him?
Image copyrightGetty Images He's a Jewish multi-billionaire philanthropist who has given away $32bn. Why does the hard right from America to Australia and from Hungary to Honduras believe George Soros is at the heart of a global conspiracy, asks the BBC's Mi… [+15248 chars]
Epstein's death reveals the outrageous state of federal prisons
Eric Young writes that prisons that depend on correctional officers to regularly work extreme overtime, or call on non-security staff to fill vacant officer posts only add to the burden of our brave correctional workers. Despite these challenges, we have kept…
Eric Young is president of the AFGE Council of Prison Locals, which represents more than 33,000 U.S. Bureau of Prison employees nationwide. This editorial reflects his personal views as a citizen and as president of the AFGE Council of Prison Locals. The opin… [+5975 chars]
El Salvador woman cleared over baby's death says 'justice was done'
Evelyn Hernández, who has been acquitted of killing her baby, hopes her case will set a precedent.
Media captionEvelyn Hernández thanked her mother after being cleared A 21-year-old woman acquitted of the aggravated murder of her baby in El Salvador has called on her supporters to fight for others like her. A judge said there was no evidence that Evelyn … [+4954 chars]
El Salvador: Evelyn Hernández cleared over baby's death
Evelyn Hernández's murder retrial has shocked El Salvador and galvanised women's rights groups.
Media caption"I miscarried now I'm serving a 30 year sentence" A 21-year-old woman in El Salvador whose baby was found dead in the toilet where she gave birth has been cleared during a retrial. Evelyn Hernández had always maintained she was innocent, sayin… [+4640 chars]
Moscow protests: Students challenging arrest in Putin's Russia
Hundreds have been arrested, now student are filling courtrooms for crash courses in Russia's legal system.
Media captionStudents are trying to raise money and hire lawyers for those still in jail Moscow's courts have never seen anything like it - crowds of students pouring through their doors and packing their corridors. Ever since students began getting arrest… [+6615 chars]
Special Report: How Cuba taught Venezuela to quash military dissent
In December 2007, Venezuela's Hugo Chavez suffered his first defeat at the polls.
CARACAS (Reuters) - In December 2007, Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez suffered his first defeat at the polls. Although still wildly popular among the working class that had propelled him to power nearly a decade earlier, voters rejected a referendum that would have… [+19862 chars]
2 injured after truck drives through ICE protest in Rhode Island
Screenshot/Never Again Action Rhode Island's attorney general and state police launched investigations Thursday after a truck drove through a group protesting federal immigration policies at a detention center. At least two people were injured, one seriously,…
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's attorney general and state police launched investigations Thursday after a truck drove through a group protesting federal immigration policies at a detention center, which has since placed an employee on leave. At lea… [+2618 chars]
Harvey Weinstein's lawyers want to move his trial out of New York City because they say jurors may face 'intimidation' and 'pressure' in the media capital
Lawyers of disgraced former mega-producer Harvey Weinstein, who's public exposure by over 50 women as an alleged sexual predator sparked the #MeToo movement, are attempting to move his trial out of New York City. Weinstein's team has argued that jurors in the…
NEW YORK (AP) — Can someone as notorious in the #MeToo era as Harvey Weinstein get a fair trial in the world's media capital? That's one of the legal questions looming over the sexual assault case against the movie mogul with jury selection scheduled for e… [+3140 chars]
Fugitive Couple Accused Of Murder Are Caught After Weeks On The Run
The U.S. Marshals Service says Blane Barksdale, 56, and wife Susan, 59, "overpowered and kidnapped" three people, including two security guards, on Aug. 26 during extradition from New York to Arizona.
These undated booking photos show Blane Barksdale, 56, and his wife, Susan Barksdale, 59. The couple escaped custody on Aug. 26, after overpowering two security guards while being extradited from New York to Arizona. Tucson Police Department via AP Husband-… [+2053 chars]
Inside China's Crackdown On Human Rights Advocates
Recent arrests of public interest workers have dealt a blow to the country's now-vanishing civil society groups, which security officials deem as a national security threat.
The sudden arrest of three rights advocates indicates China's now-vanishing civil society is being dealt a final blow. Cornelia Li for NPR Cheng Hao is struggling to understand why his younger brother was arrested. The 50-year-old retiree and occasional de… [+8723 chars]
Here's What Would Happen If You Tried to Storm Area 51
Inside Edition filmed a 10-minute segment with safety expert Steve Kardian to answer the question, "What Will Happen if You Try to Storm Area 51." More than 2 million people have marked themselves as "attending" a Facebook event called "Storm Area 51, They Ca…
Inside Edition filmed a 10-minute segment with safety expert Steve Kardian to answer the question, "What Will Happen if You Try to Storm Area 51." More than 2 million people have marked themselves as "attending" a Facebook event called "Storm Area 51, They C… [+1729 chars]
Inside Prince Andrew and Jeffrey Epstein's controversial 20-year friendship
New charges against accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein brought his relationship with Britain's Prince Andrew under renewed scrutiny. Allegations from women who say they had sexual contact with the Duke of York when they were underage in addition to his do…
The Daily Beast reported in 2019 that Andrew was a regular guest at Epstein's Upper East Side mansion, but was particularly a star guest at a dinner party around the year 2000, where Epstein called the prince "Andy," and was "clearly confident" in his presenc… [+821 chars]
Here's what's it's like inside the world's largest arms fair, where uniformed military officials survey the latest weapons and vehicles from the biggest names in the defense industry
The world's largest arms fair is currently happening in London, showcasing the future tools of air, land, and sea warfare. Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) is attended by officials from 50 of the world's largest militaries, who rub shoulders …
LONDON, United Kingdom — The world's biggest arms fair, where military officials shop the latest warfare technology from arms manufacturers, is underway in the UK's capital this week. High ranking officials from more than 50 militaries are attending Defenc… [+346 chars]