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Prison Breaks

KNOT GOOD: Prisoner's Escape Fails When Bed Sheet Rope Falls Apart

Associated Press | David Moye | Posted 09.23.2015 | Weird News

WDRB 41 Louisville News LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Two inmates at a Louisville, Kentucky, jail could have used a course in knot-tying when ...

5 Tips For Busting Out Of Jail (From Someone Who Did It) | Posted 05.21.2015 | Weird News

Busting out of jail successfully sounds like something that only happens in movies like "The Shawshank Redemption." But it can be done, according t...

Bogus Court Documents Help 2 Murderers Escape Prison

AP | BRENDAN FARRINGTON | Posted 12.20.2013 | Crime

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man was charged with helping his brother's killer and another murderer escape from prison with bogus court docume...

Britain, France, And Germany To Close Embassies In Yemen

Reuters | Posted 10.03.2013 | World

PARIS, Aug 3 (Reuters) - Interpol issued a global security alert on Saturday advising its members to increase their vigilance against attacks after ...

Interpol Issues Global Security Alert

AP | Posted 10.03.2013 | World

PARIS — Interpol has issued a global security alert in connection with suspected al-Qaida involvement in several recent prison escapes including...

Prison Food Provider Sent Drugs To Inmate: FBI

AP | Posted 06.10.2013 | Crime

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Federal agents say a Puerto Rican man working for a company that provides meals to prisons has been arrested for allegedly de...

Killer Escapes Prison

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 11.25.2012 | Crime

RALEIGH, N.C. — There was no sign of a convicted killer two days after he walked away from his tractor outside a prison farm in rural North Caro...

Frank Morris: Born in D.C., Escaped From Alcatraz

Tom Cochran | Posted 11.11.2012 | DC
Tom Cochran

The legend of this escape lives on today, 50 years later. Most people believe that these men died in their escape, but a number of people believe they made it. This is a tale, much like that of D.B. Cooper, which will likely remain unsolved.