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Coronavirus July 2
The Marshall Project is collecting data on COVID-19 infections in state and federal prisons. See how the virus has affected correctional facilities where you live.
Life Inside May 28
“After close to 22 years inside, I thought I had seen everything when it comes to the Department of Corrections using impossible-to-follow rules to punish prisoners. I was wrong.”
Coronavirus April 2
As COVID-19 fear grows among prisoners and guards, concerns rise about possible unrest.
Life Inside April 1
“I tell my husband to keep my son in another room, while I put my uniform in a trash bag and take a long shower.”
Life Inside February 13
“We took off his wrist restraints and gave him pen and paper. He drew up a storm.”
Feature June 26, 2019
What happened in Mississippi when no one wanted dangerous, low-paying guard jobs.
News January 7, 2019
Family visits canceled, guards driving for Uber, rising tensions and more.
Life Inside October 25, 2018
At a Kentucky prison, inmates and staff switch places during a “re-entry to society” role-playing game.
Life Inside October 4, 2018
“I want to do the work that the guys do.”
Life Inside September 20, 2018
“Amazing, isn’t it, that a movement can ripple so widely?”