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Prison Escapes

Man Breaks Out Of Prison Using A Toy Shovel And A Surfboard

BroBible | David Moye | Posted 08.07.2015 | Weird News

A 23-year-old man serving time at Bastøy Prison, an island prison in Norway, is on the run after using an antique surfboard and a toy shovel to...

Prisoner Ends Escape Attempt So Fellow Inmates Can Sleep

AP | Posted 09.24.2014 | Weird News

HAMILTON, Mont. (AP) — A man's middle-of-the-night attempt to escape from a western Montana jail ended with him retreating through the ductwork and ...

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...

Store Customer Tackles Escaped Inmate

AP | KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 09.04.2013 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- An escaped prison inmate used the phone at a small general store and bought an iced tea and a lighter at a counter where his mug sho...

Inmate Missing Since 1999 Surrenders

AP | DAN HOLTMEYER | Posted 06.26.2013 | Crime

OKLAHOMA CITY — After 14 years on the run from the FBI and tips from witnesses in two countries, David Lee Kemp turned himself over to authoriti...

Accused Murderer Escapes From Ariz. Jail

AP | Posted 01.11.2013 | Crime

PHOENIX — The Associated Press has withdrawn its story about an inmate who escaped from an Arizona jail Sunday. The story erroneously stated tha...

How Did This Inmate Escape Through A Hole That Small?

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.27.2012 | Weird News

It's no stretch to say that yoga has many benefits. However, increasing one's ability to escape from prison from a food slot is not usually listed in ...

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.

TRASHED: Brazilian Prisoners Try To Escape By Disguising Themselves As Garbage

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.13.2012 | Weird News

Two prisoners who attemped to escape a Brazilian jail disguised as garbage have had their attempts trashed before their eyes. Sidney da Cruz, 24, a...