May 11, 2019
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“The Alcatraz of the Rockies” – Life Inside a Supermax Prison

What is Supermax Prison? A supermax prison is basically a prison within a prison and there is only one supermax in the United States federal system. […]
May 11, 2019

Prison Pen Pals – Inmates Communicating with the Outside World

What is a Prison Pen Pal? A prison pen pal is basically someone who chooses to write to an inmate over time, corresponding about things one […]
May 11, 2019
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Visiting, Commissary and Fiction – The Truth About Prison

Though Hollywood has made prison and the discussion of what happens a sensational occurrence in many instances, your prison experience is likely to be much less […]
April 28, 2019
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Do Inmates Need Money in Jail?

While it may seem weird to some that those in prison need money, it is a helpful and often necessary way to make the time pass. […]
April 18, 2019

The Difference Between Remanded Custody Status vs. Self-Surrender

The Difference Between Self-Surrender and Remanded Custody Remanded custody status refers to the federal criminal justice system in which defendants are either permitted to be release […]
April 18, 2019

How to Find Out if Someone Has Been Arrested

If you have ever been in the unfortunate situation where a loved one seemed to disappear without explanation, it can be very scary. You may try […]
April 18, 2019

Top Myths About Incarceration

The United States is unique for many reasons, but one of the reasons is quite unexpected. Per capita, the United States has more people incarcerated than […]
April 18, 2019

What to Expect on your First 24 Hours in County Jail

If you have never spent a day or night in county jail you may have all types of insane scenarios playing through your head. If your […]
April 17, 2019

Preparing for Federal Prison – How to Face the Reality of Becoming a BOP Inmate

As movies and popular shows make prison seem like a common and somewhat interesting occurrence, it can be easy to think that the whole process goes […]