Prisons, jails and correctional facilities.|
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|The institution is designated to maintain a population of 1300 adult male offenders that are classified to one of six custody levels (Max, Close, Medium I, Medium II, Minimum I and Minimum II).||11/21/2005||839|
|The main penitentiary facility contains three housing units; West, South and North.||11/21/2005||992|
|Opened in 1908|
|The complex consists of three separate facilities. The facilities are now referred to as Level V, Level VI and Level II for the minimum restrict facility.||11/21/2005||458|
|NJSP operates two maximum security units.||11/21/2005||428|
|The prison serves many functions. It houses the state's execution chamber, deathwatch area and men's death row.||11/21/2005||1,000|
|The facility was constructed and currently houses 800 capital punishment, maximum security and high-risk male inmates including those sentenced to death.||11/21/2005||493|
|Les Baumettes, Famous Prison in Marseille, France.||11/20/2005||584|
|The Washington State Penitentiary is the largest correctional institution in the state.||11/20/2005||504|
|Louisiana State Penitentiary (LSP) is the state's only maximum security prison with an inmate population of 5,108.||11/20/2005||566|
|The USDB, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 66027, originally designated the U.S. Military Prison, was established by Congress in 1874 and has been in operation at Fort Leavenworth since May 15, 1875. This military prison has the distinction of offering the first vocational training program established in this country for prisoners. The USDB is the only long term prison in the Department of Defense, inc...||11/17/2005||759|
|the Prison of fleury-merogis in france. (near Paris)||11/17/2005||598|
|Prison of Fresnes, near Paris.||11/17/2005||364|
|the prison of grasse||11/14/2005||468|
|a correctional center in Missouri.||11/07/2005||418|
|M.C.S.O. Tent City Jail - Sheriff Joe Arpaio|
Sherrif Joe is known to be the toughest sherrif in the US.
This is where he keeps inmates locked up in tents in 115 degree heat in the middle of the summer. He is also known to feed inmates green Bologna sandwitches and where pink underware.
|Old Melbourne Jail, Victoria, Australia. Built in the mid 1800's, between 1842 and 1929 [when it closed] there were 135 hangings including the famous bushranger Ned Kelly. Thankfully capital punishment is no more a part of Australia.||10/21/2005||401|
|Adelaide Jail. South Australia.||10/17/2005||315|
|Now called East Jersey State Prison. Popular place for movie filmings, starting with Woody Allen's "Take the Money and Run."||09/23/2005||606|
|Granite walls, heavy metal-studded doors, bare courtyards - what more could you ask for in an ancient jail? Unfortunately, permission has just been given to turn part of it into housing. An attempt will be made to retain at least part of the original features though.||09/13/2005||273|
|Yatala Prison, South Australia.||09/13/2005||381|
|Klong Prem Central prison was originally a temporary prison established in 1944. It is Thailand's largest prison with over 7,000 prisoners.||09/09/2005||806|
|Pentridge Prison, Melbourne, Australia.||09/09/2005||711|
|Long Bay Jail , Sydney , Australia||09/08/2005||504|
|Strangeways Prison was built to replace New Bailey prison in Salford which closed in 1868.|
It was designed by Alfred Waterhouse in 1861, using the Panopticon (radial) concept and construction was completed in 1869.
A total of 100 hangings have been carried out here, the last one in 1964.