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114,486. Lakeview Shock Incarceration Correctional Facility New York State: These girls are all facing up to three years in prison. But they’ve been given a choice: instead of serving time in prison they’ve chosen the option of boot camp – where military discipline is used to change behaviour. It’s called Doing Shock. (Prison & Boot Camps) Stacey Dooley in the USA I: Girls Behind Bars, BBC 2017
114,487. There are [male] prison boot camps all over America. (Prison & Boot Camps) ibid.
114,488. Up to 45 minutes of military-style exercise and still a mile to run before breakfast. (Prison & Boot Camps) ibid.
106,830. Iowa Correctional Institution for Women, midwest America: to meet a load of women who have been sentenced to Life without parole. In this prison there are more than 40 women who have been told they will be inside till they die. Stacey Dooley: Locked Up With the Lifers, BBC 2020
106,831. The prison estimates that more than three-quarters of inmates suffered sexual or physical violence before they ended up here. ibid.
115,392. Strangeways: one of the largest high-security prisons in the country. For nearly 150 years this notorious building has imprisoned some of our toughest prisoners. Inside Strangeways Prison s1e4, Channel 5 2017
115,393. The battleground for the biggest prison riot in British history. (Prison & Riot) ibid.
115,394. Female prisoners were held at Strangeways until 1963. ibid.
115,395. More and more prisoners had been crammed into Strangeways. ibid.
115,396. Inmates in 20 prisons protested in solidarity. (Prison & Riot) ibid.
115,397. Strangeways would find itself in the grip of a deadly new drug … Drones were ferrying in synthetic drugs. ibid.
115,398. Making Harold Shipman Britain’s most prolific serial killer … Four years later he committed suicide in his cell. (Prison & Murder) ibid.
133,188. Wormwood Scrubs: one of Britain’s most famous prisons. From Pete Docherty to Keith Richards, it’s locked up the country’s ultimate rock star rebels. And it’s been home to some of the country’s most dangerous inmates. Over its 140 year history, Wormwood Scrubs has gone from the best prison in the country to one of its most notoriously violent. Inside Wormwood Scrubs s2e2, Chanel 5 2018
133,189. Two decades later, Wormwood Scrubs welcomed one inmate who was feared by all: Charles Bronson, Britain’s most dangerous prisoner. ibid.
133,190. Pentonville, Strangeways, Wandsworth: these huge prisoners were built to strike fear into the minds of the prisoners. And inside these prisons the Victorians made sure life was as punishing as possible for the inmates. When they weren’t kept in complete isolation, they were forced to do gruelling repetitive labour in total silence. ibid.
133,191. Wormwood Scrubs: Four wings now house almost 1,400 inmates. And its huge entrance gate has become an iconic site. ibid.
133,192. The Cat-o-nine tails: prisoners have described it as the worst pain they have ever endured … Flogging was abolished. ibid.
133,193. George Blake: Britain’s greatest ever traitor … For the past decade Blake had been feeding top secret information to the Soviets. He had betrayed the names of hundreds of British spies, resulting in many being imprisoned and executed. (Prison & Spy & Traitor) ibid.
117,478. But once you’re in here – inside – away from those who you pay to protect you, well then you’re just like everyone else. And you are old now; no-one cares about you any more. The world doesn’t give a flying fuck about knowledge. About the old way. About how things used to be. How they should be. The world has moved forward. But you keep hanging on to the good old days when respect meant something. (GBH Films & Respect & Prison) We Still Steal the Old Way 2017 starring Patrick Bergin & Lysette Anthony & Julian Glover & Tanya Franks & Ian Ogilvy & Billy Murray & Nicky Henson & Vas Blackwood & Cristian Solimeno & Deborah Moore & Kieth-Lee Castle et al, director Sacha Bennett, opening scene, governor’s monologue
119,135. Would you do six months for two thousand quid? Ken Loach, The Wednesday Plays: 3 Clear Sundays, BBC 1965, lag
119,375. I got three kids and a wife at home. I just can’t do any more time. The Friends of Eddie Coyle 1973 starring Robert Mitchum & Peter Boyle & Richard Jordan & Steven Keats & Alex Rocco & Joe Santos & Mitchell Ryan & Kevin O’Morrison & Marvin Licherman & Carolyn Pickman et al, director Peter Yates, Coyle
119,570. You dad’s not going to stop till he gets you out anyway. (Gangs US: Los Angeles & Prison) Ray Donovan s5e11: Michael, Lena to Bridget
119,736. If I get any trouble out of ya, I’m gonna integrate this jail. (Law & GBH Films & Prison & Court & Murder) A Time to Kill 1996 starring Samuel L Jackson & Matthew McConaughey & Kevin Spacey & Sandra Bullock & Brenda Fricker & Oliver Platt & Charles S Dutton & Ashley Judd & Patrick McGoohan & Kiefer Sutherland & Donald Sutherland & John Diehl et al, director Joel Schumacher, black rozzer to two white rapists
119,785. I got put inside for a long time because I made one mistake. Just 14 times. (United States of America & Prison) Sacha Baron Cohen: Who is America? I, Channel 4 2018
119,854. Any prisoner may be required by a prison officer to provide a sample used for the purposes of testing for the presence of a controlled or specified drug. Prison I: Drugs, Channel 4 2018, screw
119,855. Her Majesty’s Prison Durham holds nearly 1,000 men. As a remand prison it takes in men straight from police cells and the courts, locking up everyone from murderers to first-time offenders. But mostly the crimes that bring men through these gates are drug-related. ibid.
119,856. Phones are essential to the drugs trade in prison. ibid.
119,857. Like most prisons, Durham has been badly hit by the psychoactive drug commonly known as Spice. ibid.
119,858. It’s common for prisoners to try to take a nicking for friends and associates. ibid.
119,985. ‘It’s obviously the lads struggling a bit with mental health problems.’ (Prison & Mental Health) Prison II: Mental Health, clean-up inmate
119,986. Durham: a growing number of men are coming in with mental health problems. (Prison & Mental Health) ibid.
119,987. All mental health services in the prison are provided by the NHS. (Prison & Mental Health) ibid.
119,988. Once in the prison he quickly seeks confrontation. (Prison & Mental Health) ibid.
127,360. In a lot of jails and prisons there are a lot of living circumstances and practices that go on within that are not addressed that people need to shed light on like solitary confinement, for example. Maybe another form of punishment or segregation should be implemented to deal with inmates who break jail rules as opposed to inmates who cause severe harm to other inmates and correction officers because the mental health risk it poses are too great. Kalief Browder
119,873. I won’t ask you to let me go again. Just tell me why I’m here please. I have a right to know why. God, I’ve already been locked in here for two months. (GBH Films & Prison) Oldboy 2003 starring Choi Min-sik & Yoo Ji-tae & Kang Hye-jung & Kim Byeong-ok & Oh Tae-kyung & Yoo Yeon-seok & Woo Il-han & Yoon Jim-seo & Oh Dal-su et al, director Park Chan-wook, Oh Dae-su
119,874. If they had told me then it would be 15 years would it have been easier to endure or harder? (GBH Films & Prison) ibid.
119,880. Actually, life is a bigger prison. (GBH Films & Prison) ibid.
126,103. Sometimes jail’s better than this place. (Gangs: Canada & Nova Scotia & Trailers & Mockumentaries) Trailer Park Boys s3e8: A Shit Leopard Can’t Change Its Spots, Ricky
126,159. I’ve been here too many times and you know the thrill’s gone. (Gangs: Canada & Nova Scotia & Trailers & Mockumentaries & Prison) Trailer Park Boys s5e1: Give Peace a Chance, Julian
127,108. Julian, the sexiest man in Sunnyvale, is fucking going to go to jail for seven fucking years unless we can come up with $10,000 in the next couple of hours. (Gangs: Canada & Nova Scotia & Trailers & Mockumentaries & Prison) Trailer Park Boys s12e6: Flow Me the Money, Ricky on megaphone
127,298. I just need to get my story out. I was going home from a party. There was a guy saying I robbed him. They said, We’re going to take you to the precinct. They said most likely we’re going to let you go home. But then I never went home. (Miscarriages of Justice & Prison) Time: The Kalief Browder Story I: The System, Netflix 2017, Kalief
127,299. Kalief Browder was 16 when he was arrested for allegedly stealing a backpack. He spent over 1,000 days on Rikers Island. More than 700 of those days in solitary confinement. Kalief had over 30 court dates. His case was ultimately dismissed. (Miscarriages of Justice & Prison) ibid. captions
127,300. You are really a hero. (Miscarriages of Justice & Prison) ibid. Rosie O’Donnell