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Private Prisons: The Injustice League

Private Prisons: The Injustice League

May 2, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Many people are surprised to learn that there are private prisons. The two largest private prisons being the Corrections Corporation of America and the GEO Group. Online Paralegal Programs has created an infographic explaining just how these prison companies work, and what their profits go toward.

History of Alcatraz

History of Alcatraz

January 16, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Alcatraz or “The Rock” has a rich history of famous inmates, escape attempts, and mystery. Many people know of Alcatraz from movies or brief mentions in stories but don’t know much about the penitentiary. Alcatraz house many well known criminals and had many escape attempts, which most were unsuccessful but a few were successful. Learn more about the history of this famous penitentiary in the following infographic created by San Francisco Hotel Guides.

A Day In the Life of a Prisoner

A Day In the Life of a Prisoner

January 24, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

How is life behind bars? There are lots of activities inmates can do in a day. This infographic from Criminal Justice Degree takes a peek at life behind bars including some interesting statistics on the prison population in America.