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How Gangs Took Over Prisons

How Gangs Took Over Prisons | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
Originally formed for self-protection, prison gangs have become the unlikely custodians of order behind bars—and of crime on the streets.
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It's a well-documented fact that cellphones find their way inside prisons, and corrections officers turn to contraband detectors to thwart these efforts.    Read the fascinating story on prison gangs, published in The Atlantic magazine, which provides a vivid portrait of the extraordinary efforts by inmates to conceal this cellular contraband.

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California prisons are struggling to stop cell phones from ending up behind bars. And they are turn

HEADLINE: Dogs trained to sniff out prison cell phones CAPTION: California prisons are struggling to stop cell phones from ending up behind bars. And they ar...
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Anamosa Prison Guards Accused of Smuggling

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA (CBS2/FOX28) Four corridor area men who used to work as corrections officers at the Anamosa State Penitentiary face a variety of drug and we...
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Police confiscate more than 200 cellphones, drugs in prisons

Police carried out early morning raids at St Albans and Mthatha prisons as part of Operation Vala, A 50 - day campaign that aims to see security beefed up at...
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Real-life Fight Club: Prison video shows inmates in bloody brawl

Real-life Fight Club: Prison video shows inmates in bloody brawl | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
The footage, captured on a banned mobile phone, shows the two inmates locked in the no-holds-barred brawl in a cell in HMP Rochester, Kent. The fight only ends when one admits defeat.
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Prisoners caught with deadly weapons - dailytelegraph.com.au

Prisoners caught with deadly weapons - dailytelegraph.com.au | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
TEN mobile phones, 22 syringes, drugs, tattoo guns and a pen gun — these are just some of the dangerous contraband items found stashed in NSW jails in the past two weeks.
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Person caught on NSW prison video throwing contraband over jail fence - Sydney Morning Herald

Person caught on NSW prison video throwing contraband over jail fence - Sydney Morning Herald | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
CCTV footage has captured a person lobbing packages of contraband over the fence into a NSW jail before fleeing from an approaching NSW corrections patrol vehicle.
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Autumn Statement: prison door slams shut on internet and cell phones - Financial Times

Autumn Statement: prison door slams shut on internet and cell phones - Financial Times | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
Mobile phone blocking technology will be enhanced in UK prisons to deny inmates internet access or calls from their cells under measures announced in the Autumn Statement.
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Abu Salem Uses Cell Phone In Jail? | Lehren News

The 'Taloja Jail' jailor has claimed that Abu Salem had a servant inside the prison and was allowed to use cell phone. Download LEHREN Apps: Apple App ...
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Federal Government Bans Use Of Mobile Phone In All Prison

“ Picture of the situation in one of the Nigerian prisons surfaces as FG bans indecent dressing and the use of mobile phones in all the prison formations by inmates and prison officials and directs the Nigerian Prison Service authorities to recover...”
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Enterprising Accomplices Launch Drone Carrying Cell Phones Into Russian Prison ... - The Moscow Times (registration)

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Police in Russia's far eastern Magadan region are investigating after a drone loaded with mobile phones crashed over a penal colony, the regional branch of the Federal Prison Service (FSIN) said in a statement Monday.
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Two men in Georgia prisons use cell phones to organize meth trafficking ... - Corrections.com

“Two men in Georgia prisons use cell phones to organize meth trafficking ... Corrections.com HUNTSVILLE, Ala.”
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Prisoner kept mobile phone hidden in his underpants to make calls to ... - WalesOnline

Prisoner kept mobile phone hidden in his underpants to make calls to ... - WalesOnline | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
“Mark Anthony Pinches, 29, made full admissions and said he had been given the phone by another inmate”
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Bomb hoaxer made threat from Leeds jail cell

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An inmate sparked a major security alert at a Leeds prison by making hoax bomb threats from his cell.
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Chanchalguda Jail inmates using Cell Phones | Chain Snatchers | Studio N

Prisoners who were caught in Chain Snatching Cases were found using Mobile Phone in Chanchalguda Jail. Police got alerted and checked the prisons Subscribe U...
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Female solicitor admits to 'smuggling phone into sex offender in prison' - Independent.ie

Female solicitor admits to 'smuggling phone into sex offender in prison' - Independent.ie | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
A female solicitor has been arrested for allegedly smuggling a mobile phone into a sex offender in prison.
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Prisoners who recorded this rap video behind bars on smuggled mobile jailed for another

Prisoners who recorded this rap video behind bars on smuggled mobile jailed for another nine months Moysha Shepherd and Demehl Thomas, both from Birmingham, ...
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Prison officer's raunchy messages to inmate - Pocklington Post

Prison officer's raunchy messages to inmate - Pocklington Post | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
“A prison officer from near Pocklington has been jailed after striking up a passionate relationship with an inmate she exchanged raunchy messages with - behind prison walls.”
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Banged up drug dealer makes mockery of justice system by posting pictures of ... - Mirror.co.uk

Banged up drug dealer makes mockery of justice system by posting pictures of ... - Mirror.co.uk | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
James Eedle was sentenced to three years in July 2014 for producing cannabis
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Fury as convicted Tower Hill killer tweets from prison cell - Brentwood Gazette

Fury as convicted Tower Hill killer tweets from prison cell - Brentwood Gazette | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
A WANNABE rapper on a life sentence for murdering a drug dealer in Brentwood is tweeting from his prison cell, the Gazette can reveal. Bernard Ampaw, 19, was told he must serve the full 25-year...
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Murderer boasts about watching PORN in jail on banned mobile phone and social ... - Mirror.co.uk

Murderer boasts about watching PORN in jail on banned mobile phone and social ... - Mirror.co.uk | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
Bernard Ampaw, 19, was jailed for life for killing Casper Nsiangangu, 31, but has been boasting about how good life is in jail
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Mobile phones to be cut off in jails to stop inmates organising murders and ... - Daily Mail

Mobile phones to be cut off in jails to stop inmates organising murders and ... - Daily Mail | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
It follows a warning from Home Secretary Theresa May that 7,000 known organised criminals are housed in jails, co-ordinating illegal activity in the outside world.
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CT prison guard arrested after slipping cell phone to inmate

A female guard at the prison in Somers is facing charges after State Police say she slipped a male inmate a cell phone.
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Drug dealer used mobile phone smuggled into prison to make 300 calls in one day

Drug dealer used mobile phone smuggled into prison to make 300 calls in one day | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
Paul Williams, 40, continued running his ''sophisticated and large-scale'' empire from behind bars - and it's not the first time he's been caught
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Jail 'fight club' filmed on cellphone despite multimillion-dollar jammers - Stuff.co.nz

Jail 'fight club' filmed on cellphone despite multimillion-dollar jammers - Stuff.co.nz | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
“Smuggled cellphones on the rise, despite costly technology meant to block internet access.”
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Residents near prison denied access to mobile connectivity - The Hindu

Residents near prison denied access to mobile connectivity - The Hindu | Cell phones in prisons by www.cellsensegroup.com | Scoop.it
“Scores of residents who live in the vicinity of the Kalapet Central Prison are being denied access to mobile connectivity ever since jammers were fitted on the jail premises as a security measure.”
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