The Resource Miami mega-jail, Part 1, by Emma Cooper, (electronic resource)

Miami mega-jail, Part 1, by Emma Cooper, (electronic resource)

Label
Miami mega-jail, Part 1
Title
Miami mega-jail
Title number
Part 1
Statement of responsibility
by Emma Cooper
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Production company
Producer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the first episode of this two-part series, Louis spends time in one of the most notorious sections of Miami County Jail: the fifth and sixth floor of 'Main Jail', where many of the most volatile inmates are incarcerated. Held in large cage-like dwellings for up to 24 men, the inmates have developed a strange and violent jail culture. The men - who remain in the cells almost all the time and may only leave for yard time twice a week - live under the sway of a gladiatorial code. They fight each other for food, for status, and often just to pass the endless hours of confinement. Trips to the infirmary are a frequent occurrence as inmates are viciously attacked and beaten, but the guards say they are powerless to end the abuse
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
In English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Theroux, Louis
  • Cooper, Emma
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Series statement
Louis Theroux
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jails
  • Prison violence
  • Prisons
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Miami mega-jail, Part 1, by Emma Cooper, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 streaming video (59 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)894131915
Video recording format
other
Label
Miami mega-jail, Part 1, by Emma Cooper, (electronic resource)
Publication
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 streaming video (59 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)894131915
Video recording format
other

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