What are the Politics within the Recreational Yard?

By | March 2, 2016

Providing sufficient yard time for inmates is important for their mental and physical health. For most inmates, this is the time when they can get out of their 9 by 6 foot housing units and spend a few hours outside the sun. Unfortunately, several factors affect who get the most time and who doesn’t. The question that you… Read More »

How to Survive in Prison or Jail as a Gang member

By | March 2, 2016

Some people see joining a prison gang as their only means of survival inside prison. Being a gang member inside prison has its advantages and disadvantages. One advantage is that your fellow gang members will always have your back. You don’t need to sleep with one eye open. The disadvantage to joining a prison gang, however, is that… Read More »

How to Survive in Prison or Jail without Joining a Gang

By | March 2, 2016

For some prisoners, survival often means joining a prison gang. There are many benefits to joining a prison gang. One of these benefits is protection. Prison politics dictate that no gang or race should put their hands on another gang or race. This is strictly enforced by powerful gang leaders who dictate what happens in prison. However, joining… Read More »

How to get along with other Inmates in Prison or County jail

By | March 2, 2016

Prison is one of the most violent places on the planet. Despite being watched by law enforcement personnel non-stop, prison inmates still manage to make improvised deadly weapons and injure or even kill someone. Dangerous gangs run the prison’s general population and not a day goes by when fights don’t break out. The first question that comes into… Read More »

How to Survive Lockdown Inside Prison or County Jail?

By | March 2, 2016

Prison lockdowns are among the most annoying situations in prison. During a prison lockdown, inmates are confined 24/7 inside their respective cells. Prisoners don’t get to go out to the yard and have some recreation. They are not allowed to go outside of their cells for church, school, work, or even the library. The only people who are… Read More »

How to Survive Chow Time in Prison or County Jail?

By | March 2, 2016

Eating the right food and the right diet should not be difficult for any individual. Getting the best foods and eating tasty meals should be easy because it is one of life’s greatest pleasures. Sadly, inmates do not experience, or even have the privilege to this kind of pleasure. One of the difficulties of being a prisoner is… Read More »

How to Survive in Prison or County Jail as a First Timer? What’s It Like And What To Expect As A First Time Offender?

By | March 2, 2016

Even for someone who’s been incarcerated before, getting sentenced to serve in a prison or in a county jail is undeniable hard. How much more for a first-time offender? With that, here are various tips on how to survive in prison or county jail as a first timer (first time offender). First on our how to survive in… Read More »

How to Prepare yourself for Prison or County Jail?

By | March 2, 2016

For people who are convicted to stay in a prison or in a county jail, it is a difficult transition for the environment behind bars is completely different from the normal world. They need to make major adjustments and get used to their new world. If you are one of them, then you need to know the things… Read More »