Prison News Articles

100 Bodies Prison Sewer 100 Bodies In Prison Sewer From Reported Cases Of Missing Persons In Colombia

More than 100 bodies found in a prison sewer has prompted an investigation by the Colombia government. Prosecutors are looking into 100 reported cases of disappearances from a jail in Bogota between 1999 and 2001, according to CNN. Prosecutors think […]

Jeffrey Skilling Prison: Skilling Wants Out Of Custody

Jeffrey Skilling is set to appear in court to learn how much longer he’ll stay in prison for spearheading the fraud that destroyed the world’s largest energy trader. Skilling, 59, could see his 24-year prison sentence cut by as much […]

Ja Rule Released From NY Federal Prison

Ja Rule was released from prison after serving about two years on gun and tax evasion charges, a spokesman for the U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons said. The Rapper, whose real name is Jeffrey Atkins, served time at a federal […]

Spoon Prison Escape: Police Searching For Dangerous Fugitive

A prison inmate in Russia used a spoon to make his escape and now police are looking for the dangerous fugitive who went missing Tuesday night. Guards say Oleg Topalov of Sochi, 33, is deranged. The inmate broke out of […]

Guantanamo Yearly Cost Of $900k Per Prisoner

The Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base isn’t a popular place and has been dubbed the most expensive prison on Earth, but the government still pays the yearly cost of $900,000 per prisoner. The Pentagon estimates it spends about $150 million […]

Astor Son: Prison Not For Him, He’s Feeling Sick

The 88-year-old heir of Vincent Astor loses his appeal after the son says he’s too sick to go to prison. The heir was convicted on charges of plundering his mentally failing mother’s millions. The state Supreme Court’s Appellate Division ruled […]

Ja Rule Prison Time Extended In Federal Custody

Jeffery Atkins, better known as Ja Rule, was released from prison, but he is not a free man yet. The multi-award winning rapper left the New York Mid-State Jail where he has been incarcerated for nearly the last two years […]

Madoff Prison Letter Warn Insider Trading Going Private

Bernie Madoff, who is currently serving a 150-year sentence for running a Ponzi scheme, wrote a letter to CNBC warning them that the markets lack transparency, and suggested that institutions are buying and selling privately outside the stock exchange. “Institutions […]