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Best Jails podcasts we could find (updated May 2020)
Best Jails podcasts we could find
Updated May 2020
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This award-winning and Peabody-nominated podcast documents how locals are addressing the role of jails in their backyards. Reporters travel around the country and hear from people directly impacted by their encounter with jails and to chronicle the progress ground-up efforts have made in diversion, bail reform, recidivism, adoption of technology and other crucial aspects of the move toward decarceration at local levels.
 
Justice in America, hosted by Josie Duffy Rice and Clint Smith, is a podcast for everyone interested in criminal justice reform— from those new to the system to experts who want to know more. Each episode we cover a new criminal justice issue. We explain how it works and look at its impact on people, particularly poor people and people of color. We’ll also interview activists, practitioners, experts, journalists, organizers, and others, to learn. By the end of the episode, you’ll walk away w ...
 
He was born Hamish Watson, a surfie dude from Sydney – but he could morph into whatever you needed him to be. Hamish is due to be sentenced to jail in early 2019 for swindling a handful of victims out of more than $7m. But these crimes are just the final pages in a resume too thick to staple; for decades he’s duped victims in the US, Canada, Britain, Hong Kong and Australia. How did he do it? How did he evade authorities around the world for so long and what’s he done with all those tens of ...
 
Money. Romance. Tragedy. Deception. The story of Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos is an unbelievable tale of ambition and fame gone terribly wrong. How did the world's youngest self-made female billionaire lose it all in the blink of an eye? How did the woman once heralded as "the next Steve Jobs" find herself facing criminal charges -- to which she pleaded not guilty -- and up to 20 years in jail? How did her technology, meant to revolutionize healthcare, potentially put millions of patients a ...
 
Larry Lawton, America's biggest jewel thief shares his story by reading his book, "Gangster's Redemption: How America's Most Notorious Jewel Robber Got Rich, Got Caught, and Got His Life Back on Track" and gives insights into his life. From stealing bumpers off of cars at age 17 to robbing jewelry stores while two police cars sit just outside, in the parking lot. Larry shares all of the excitement of living as a successful robber with millions of dollars and the flip side of being tortured a ...
 
From a ghoulish jail cell of a time gone by. To haunted halls and ghostly cries. Come one come all, come finders and seekers. Come hear the "Creepy Side of NEPA."The "Creepy side of NEPA" is a podcast series that focuses on the haunted history of locations throughout Northeastern and Central PA.Have a spooktacular story you 'd like to share? Contact us at ghost@wnep.com
 
Modern Love features top actors performing true stories of love, loss, and redemption. It has included performances by Kate Winslet, Uma Thurman, Angela Bassett, Jake Gyllenhaal, Sterling K. Brown, and more. A collaboration between WBUR and The New York Times.
 
Go behind the headlines: From the economy and health care to politics and the environment – and so much more – On Point hosts Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik speak with newsmakers and real people about the issues that matter most. On Point is produced by WBUR for NPR.
 
John Hodgman's Today in the Past podcast is now The Judge John Hodgman Podcast. Have your pressing issues decided by Famous Minor Television Personality John Hodgman, Certified Judge. If you'd like John Hodgman to solve your pressing issue, simply email it, along with your phone number, to hodgman@maximumfun.org. THAT IS ALL.
 
All kids make dumb mistakes. But depending on your zip code, race or just bad luck, those mistakes can have a lasting impact. Mass incarceration starts young. In Caught: The Lives of Juvenile Justice, hear from kids about the moment they collided with law and order, and how it changed them forever. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, On the Media, Death, Sex & Money, Snap Judgment, Nancy and many others. © WNYC Studios
 
The Klepper podcast is a companion to the new docuseries "Klepper," available now on the Comedy Central app. Jordan Klepper isn't behind a desk in New York City. He's sinking in a boat with environmental protesters in a Louisiana bayou. He's packing moving boxes with one of the nation's first Native American Congresswomen in New Mexico, and he's posting bail at the Fulton County Jail. Go behind the scenes of the front lines of American activism as Klepper breaks down some of the most complic ...
 
The story of the biggest theft in history: the resources of the biggest country in the world, Russia, by its own government. It’s the story of two men. One a rising star in business and the head of Yukos - a huge oil company: Mikhail Khodorkovsky. The other a former KGB officer who rose through the ranks to become President of Russia: Vladimir Putin. With very different ideals, the two were destined to clash, and there could only be one winner. Vladimir Putin put Khodorkovsky in jail for ten ...
 
From Boston, Massachusetts, this is Mass Exoneration, a new podcast about people convicted of crimes - crimes they never committed - and what happened next, for them, and for the people they had to leave behind. At first, no one believed they were innocent. Now, they're free to tell their stories - and so are their children, their parents, their lawyers: Everyone who lived through it, from arrest to exoneration. The podcast is created in collaboration with the New England Innocence Project a ...
 
Chicago, May 4, 1886. In the Haymarket region of the city, a peaceful Labor Day demonstration suddenly turns into a riot. The police intervene to maintain peace, but they soon use violence to quell the mob and a bomb is thrown, resulting in death and injuries to scores of people. In the widely publicized trial that followed, eight anarchists were condemned to death or life imprisonment, convicted of conspiracy, though none of them had actually thrown the bomb. A young Russian immigrant, Emma ...
 
WWE Superstars, TV personalities and entrepreneurs, Nikki and Brie Bella are turning off the cameras and turning on the mics to give you inside access to their lives like never before. Welcome to The Bellas Podcast – a variety show where the Bella Twins go head to head in a weekly trivia battle, duke it out over juicy debate topics, kill some rumors, and answer questions tweeted in from the Bella Army. So pop open a bottle and come hang with the Bella Twins every Wednesday. To see how we use ...
 
Audio Mullet: Discussing topics that are out of fashion, and yet eternally cool, audibly. Featuring Mike Nelson of Rifftrax, Doug TenNapel of Earthworm Jim, and Ethan Nicolle of Axe Cop. This is not an explicit podcast but it is also not recommended for kids.
 
When a brutal murder rocks a small Southern town, residents and police are shocked. Could the new guy in town be the one who who did it? Yes, the cops say, he is. Case solved. But then another murder happens. And another. In the end: four bodies, two convictions, and one man in jail for a crime he likely did not commit. Welcome to Murderville, Georgia. Investigative reporters Liliana Segura and Jordan Smith uncover what happens when law enforcement locks up their first suspect, leaving anoth ...
 
A church located in West St. Tammany Parish in Louisiana that focuses on living life on mission. With no building and no full time staff, Bridge Church has little overhead so that more resources can be poured out into the community through elderly visits, weekend lunches for school children, hurricane relief, celebrate recovery in the jail, and many more projects throughout the area. Find out more information at http://www.BridgeNorthshore.com
 
The story of how Joseph Smith, the prophet and founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was murdered in jail. This serial podcast combines drama and history. It pulls from numerous books and source materials to tell the story of religious refugees fighting for their safety, and of Joseph Smith’s murder on the American frontier.
 
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We discuss the latest news on religion and atheism in the past week. 📧 Online platforms are fighting against content they find too sensitive by reducing post reach, strikes, removal of controversial posts... We want to discuss topics many find too controversial. To get the content we produce subscribe to our newsletter: http://www.atheistrepublic.c…
 
After over two months of quarantine, things are getting a little stir crazy on The Bellas Podcast! First, the Bella Twins open up about Nikki being wishy-washy on the latest episode of Total Bellas, and Brie shares the behind the scenes of ring shopping with Artem, poolgate, and more. Then the twins respond to a Dear Bellas voicemail about the real…
 
In this episode, first Abantika Ghosh talks about when can a vaccine against COVID-19 realistically be made and the risks we run by rushing to make one. Next, Avishek Dastidar explains how the Indian Railways will be running more trains, the reasons why it no longer requires the permission of states and why it has not been publicising the timings o…
 
What can be done to keep COVID-19 in check in county jails? And how are their needs different from those of state prisons? On tonight's show, we look at these high-risk environments, where social distancing is virtually impossible. We'll hear from the Director of Prison Health and at San Francisco Jail and a formerly incarcerated person who is now …
 
Today we discuss getting thrown into Facebook jail and our hatred for the KIK Messenger. We have been put into Facebook Jail twice now for post we did almost 4 years ago! We are posting the image below on www.TomandBunny.com and we discuss how we posted on a profile we no longer had access to and wonder why facebook keeps penalizing us for an accou…
 
We aren't sure where Mike is. We hope he is OK. He is in Minneapolis where massive rioting has broken out. Doug and Ethan talk about the situation, the frustration, racism, and all the things you aren't allowed to weigh in on if you are white. It's a tough conversation. They also answer a question from Ty about a woman he saw walk out of a Subway w…
 
A complaint says that Chauvin, an ex-police officer in Minneapolis, kneeled on Floyd's neck for almost nine minutes, including three minutes after he became unresponsive. George Floyd preliminary autopsy says that "no physical findings that support a diagnosis of traumatic asphyxia or strangulation. Chauvin has been charged with third degree murder…
 
The most unusual legislative session in the history of Oklahoma is now over. Legislators welcomed Sine Die Adjournment at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 29, although they had actually finished their work one week before. By law, the legislature must end the regular session by 5:00 p.m. on the last Friday in May, which they did, but this year the gavel fe…
 
As the number of cases of COVID-19 in Washtenaw County continue to decline, and testing opportunities increase, Michigan Medicine infectious disease specialist Dr. Sandro Cinti says it is still important that extra precautions continue to be taken to avoid getting the virus, especially for high-risk people. He shares an update on the pandemic with …
 
The COVID-19 pandemic remains, but this week brought to light another ongoing problem in America. Incidents of alleged police brutality against African Americans have resulted in protests throughout the country, most notably, here in Washtenaw County and Minneapolis, Minnesota. 12th District Congresswoman Debbie Dingell joined WEMU's David Fair to …
 
The United States coronavirus death toll has surpassed 101,000 and the rate of new coronavirus cases are trending up across most of the South. A key model is projecting 132,000 United States coronavirus deaths by August. The recent projection is 11,000 fewer than the key model's previous forecast. A new model forecasts that more hospital beds will …
 
In this episode, first Parthasarthi Biswas talks about how the current attack of locusts in India originated, why we need to worry and what can be done about it. Next, Avishek Dastidar talks about the problems that passengers in the Shramik specials have been facing, the reasons Railways says the trains have been delayed and rerouted, and how atlea…
 
Just as Ann Arbor's Blue LLama Jazz Club was getting ready to celebrate its first birthday, it was forced to shut down like all other clubs and restaurants in Michigan due to the COVID-19 pandemic. WEMU's Lisa Barry talks with the owner of the club, Don Hicks, about how they, like many jazz musicians, have had to improvise to stay connected with th…
 
Omari Rush is a state and local arts leader and co-host of "Art and Soul: The Visual Arts" here on WEMU. As executive director of CultureSource and an African American man, he wrote a message in response to recent racial incidents with police to artists and the community and shared it with WEMU's Lisa Barry.…
 
There have been demonstrations and community outrage after cell phone video of a recent Ypsilanti Township incident was made public. It shows what appears to be a white Washtenaw County Sheriff's deputy striking an African American woman in the head after she refused to leave the scene of a shooting. WEMU's Lisa Barry spoke with Washtenaw County sh…
 
Just a month ago, experts were predicting that the American economy would be slow to recover from the pandemic. Unemployment remains at record highs, but, as the country begins to reopen, federal policies that have bolstered small businesses and bailed out big ones seem to have helped avoid another Great Depression. John Cassidy joins Dorothy Wicke…
 
As of today, new cases for coronavirus are trending up in 14 states, down in 19 and steady in 17 states. Locations of the trending up states include Arkansas, Alabama and West Virginia. Dr. Fauci says the country could see and uptick in cases as states reopen and effects may not be seen for several weeks. California becomes the fourth state with mo…
 
Comedian Christian Kaiser Zooms in to talk about the secret force of evil in our society: white women. Just kidding they're not that bad. I mean one of them did call the cops on a guy birdwatching this week, so we talked about that. We also talked about white womens' role in colonialism, slavery and Jim Crow. Hope you enjoy! You can check out Chris…
 
On this episode of The Creepy Side Of NEPA we sit down with Kevin Tersavige. Kevin talks to us about some of his favorite haunted locations in Central PA, along with a little about ghost hunting in general. If you have a spooky story that took place in the Northeast or Central PA contact us, our email address is ghost@wnep.com. Maybe we will featur…
 
In today's episode we're looking at how one set of frontline workers - India's police forces - have been hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. First, we speak with The Indian Express’s Mohammed Thaver in Mumbai, the city that has recorded the most deaths in the police so far. Then we speak to Deeptiman Tiwary, who covers the Ministry of Home Affairs for Th…
 
His name is Michael Rapaport aka The Gringo Mandingo aka The Michael Jordan of Disruption aka Mr. NY aka Mr. 212 and he's coming to you on the public feed to discuss two things: Outdoor Sex vs. Outdoor Defecation Signing up for all episodes Exclusively on Luminary at Luminary.link/RAPAPORT We drop 2-3 episodes per week for your daily dose of Disrup…
 
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