How is prison different for women?

Answer The number of women in prison has increased by 800 percent since the 1980s, according to the Women's Prison Association. Despite this, women continue to be outnumbered by men and their experiences ... Read More »

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Federal Prison Camps for Women?

Federal Prison Camps are a branch of the Federal Bureau of Prisons. As minimum-security institutions, they have more comforts than maximum-security prisons. Many of these facilities are located on ... Read More »

Where is Gatesville Women's Prison located in Texas?

Also known as the Crain Unit, the Gatesville Women's Prison is at 1401 State School Road in Gatesville, Texas, 40 miles west of Waco. The maximum capacity of this prison is 2,115 inmates as of 2010... Read More »

Are the prisons in prison break real life prisons Is there a Fox River Prison in Chicago and a Sona Prison?

Fox River Prison is a fictitious name. The series was filmed at an old prison in Joliet Illinois.

You heard about a prison in Peru that has no guards like Sona in Prison break you may be wrong about the country but you really like to know more about this?

Yes-It's called Lurigancho and because there are too many prisoners versus guards, they have to elect prisoners that run the show. The conditions are terrible.