Lockup: Season 18 (2014)
- Season 18 Episode 31: Concrete Tomb
How inmates approach each day knowing they may never be free again.Sunday 7th June 7:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 18 Episode 30: Hooch and Crafts
- Season 18 Episode 29: Use of Force
Drastic measures are sometimes used when inmates put themselves or other inmates in danger.
- Season 18 Episode 28: First Prize for Murder
- Season 18 Episode 27: Love Is a Double Edged Sword
Inmates and their effort to maintain relationships while locked up.
- Season 18 Episode 26: Anger Management
Lockup producers are schooled on survival by inmates; prisons are dangerous for both staff and inmates.
- Season 18 Episode 25: Deadly Trade
The many skills that inmates learn in jails and prisons.
- Season 18 Episode 24: View From the Crew
The crew's take on being in prisons and jails across the U.S. and the world for over a decade.
- Season 18 Episode 23: Danger Never Dies
The crew films the unusual practices of some of the most notorious prisons; extraction teams; unexplained phenomena; human waste.
- Season 18 Episode 22: Trouble in Tulsa
The troublemakers of the jail system and how correctional officers control the situation caused by these troublemakers.
- Season 18 Episode 21: Rules and Regs Tomorrow at 5:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 18 Episode 20: Cloak and Dagger
Inmates make use of their time from routine activities such as cooking and exercise to more forbidden activities.Sunday 31st May 7:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 18 Episode 19: Severed Ties
- Season 18 Episode 18: Unwritten Rules Saturday 6th June 5:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 18 Episode 17: A Lifetime of Misery
Producers detail some of the most brutal attacks witnessed over the years.
- Season 18 Episode 16: No Boys Allowed
- Season 18 Episode 15: The Four-Point Restraint
Producers describe some of the most violent and dangerous situations witnessed over the years.
- Season 18 Episode 14: Most Memorable
- Season 18 Episode 13: A Brotherhood of Gangs
How gangs are managed in the jail system; how family relationships affect the jail experience.
- Season 18 Episode 12: Lifers
- Season 18 Episode 11: Air and Prayer
- Season 18 Episode 10: The Librarian, the Clown and the Cop
A librarian who lost control of life as a result of substance abuse; convicted sex offender with trouble serving time peacefully due to his chatty ways; former police officer serving a sentence for running a questionable charity.
- Season 18 Episode 9: Jail Break
Teens learn about life in San Quentin; Boston youth get a glimpse of the prison system.
- Season 18 Episode 8: No Shortcuts
Prisoner serving a 25-year sentence joins Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous; Orange County Jail's Mod Q, or 'Drama.'
- Season 18 Episode 7: The Gang Investigators
Los Angeles coroner's investigators.
- Season 18 Episode 6: New Jersey: Extended Stay - God Is Not Here
A familiar face tries to escape the jail's revolving door; an inmate who has pled guilty to manslaughter, may have to stand trial for murder.
- Season 18 Episode 5: New Jersey: Extended Stay - 'Mama's Boy' Drug
A dangerous drug stages a comeback in the city of Hackensack, N.J.; inmates are provided with cameras to record their intimate thoughts.
- Season 18 Episode 4: New Jersey: Extended Stay - Going Postal
A new inmate, trying to adjust to life in jail, is targeted for violence; a drug smuggling scheme is uncovered.
- Season 18 Episode 3: New Jersey: Extended Stay - Smoking Gun
A police shootout leaves a paroled inmate hospitalized with 14 bullet wounds; a female inmate explains away her arrival as a hair salon mishap.
- Season 18 Episode 2: New Jersey: Extended Stay - No Remorse
A threat against an officer leads to a major shakedown; an alleged gang leader seems to attract trouble; a high-speed chase ends with the discovery of a murder victim.
- Season 18 Episode 1: New Jersey: Extended Stay - Thicker Than a Bowl of Oatmeal
Inside the Bergen County Jail which lies just outside downtown Hackensack, N.J.; a gang leader's authority is challenged by another inmate.
Lockup: Season 17 (2013)
- Season 17 Episode 12: Grand Rapids: Extended Stay - The Hamptons
In Kent County Jail, a well-known inmate is back with more than a hundred and thirty prior stays; alcohol drives a former Marine to attack his father; a look at the wing inmates consider prime real estate.
- Season 17 Episode 11: Grand Rapids: Extended Stay - The Gamble
An inmate with a long record and a big personality faces another problem; four inmates enter the system following a shocking home invasion.
- Season 17 Episode 10: Grand Rapids: Extended Stay - And Baby Makes Three?
A rapper in jail for assaulting his girlfriend is about to return to the streets; an inmate worker tries creating the jail's most popular dish; a pair of incarcerated lovers might have another mouth to feed.
- Season 17 Episode 9: Grand Rapids: Extended Stay - Jailing
A gangbanger squares off with his victim's family in court and with another inmate in jail; a young woman is arrested for a crime reminiscent of the Grinch; jail staff must deal with a former colleague gone bad.
- Season 17 Episode 8: Grand Rapids: Extended Stay - Outcast
An inmate attempts to leave jail, the hard way; a female inmate, convicted of her fifth drunken driving charge, could lose everything; an outcast inmate's comment leads to violence.
- Season 17 Episode 7: Grand Rapids: Extended Stay - Piece of Cake
An inmate with a record dating back to age 14 comes to terms with his past; a woman's world is turned upside down by an addiction to crack; an inmate is caught off guard and viciously assaulted.
- Season 17 Episode 6: Tulsa: Extended Stay- Brother Against Brother
The arrest of two brothers in the murders of four women.
- Season 17 Episode 5: Tulsa: Extended Stay - The Bad Good Friday
A murderous shooting spree erupts on a major religious holiday; a new inmate catches the staff's attention; a father of five receives haunting news from home.
- Season 17 Episode 4: Tulsa: Extended Stay - Two Degrees of Murder
A pregnant woman is charged with her husband's murder; an inmate, facing murder charges, pays the price when he disobeys orders; the story behind the orange underwear worn at the jail.
- Season 17 Episode 3: Tulsa: Extended Stay - Shackled Love
An inmate's troubled past leads to angry outbursts inside the jail; a young mother faces prison if she's found guilty of robbery.
- Season 17 Episode 2: Tulsa: Extended Stay - No Escape
An infamous inmate is booked into the jail after a daring prison escape, but the consequences he faces go well beyond legal punishment.
- Season 17 Episode 1: Tulsa: Extended Stay - Beat Down
High stakes dramas play out behind the walls of the Tulsa County Jail; a convicted sex offender is brutally assaulted; a repeat felon tries to join a gang.
Lockup: Season 16 (2013)
- Season 16 Episode 14: Louisville: Extended Stay - Tangled Web
A15-year old Louisville boy is murdered in his home and a young man is taken into custody; the jail finds itself with a multitude of related high profile cases.
- Season 16 Episode 13: Extended Stay - Tangled Web
- Season 16 Episode 12: Oakland: Extended Stay - Church of Enemies
An inmate's outgoing personality comes in handy when shopping with other peoples' money; a gang member's injuries leave him vulnerable.
- Season 16 Episode 11: Oakland: Extended Stay - The New Girl
Deputies respond to rising tensions in a female housing unit; a popular rapper faces serious charges; a grandmother is convicted of a mortgage scam; an 18-year old gets her first taste of jail life.
- Season 16 Episode 10: Oakland: Extended Stay - Getting Schooled
An inmate learns that addiction and motherhood do not make a good mix; a feud from the streets boils over in the jail; one inmate trains for better days on the streets.
- Season 16 Episode 9: Oakland: Extended Stay - Permanent Scars
A slashing incident is investigated; a case of road rage results in a murder charge for a software engineer; cooking a designer drug leads to tragic results for a young woman.
- Season 16 Episode 8: Oakland: Extended Stay - Wait of the World
A violent gang member asks to move back to general population; a brother and sister are charged with murdering a high school football star; the jail receives a messy invasion from the sky.
- Season 16 Episode 7: Oakland: Extended Stay - To PC or Not to PC
A celebrity rapper enters the Santa Rita jail; brothers deal with gangs, drugs and parenthood; a three-time convicted murderer claims he's killed others as well.
- Season 16 Episode 6: Cleveland: Extended Stay - Checkmate
At Cuyahoga County Correction Center the tenth floor is managed by the Special Response Team, or SERT, a tactical unit trained in the use of riot gear, non-lethal weapons and controlling high-risk inmates.
- Season 16 Episode 5: Cleveland: Extended Stay - Bullschmidt
In the Cuyahoga County Correction Center a transgender inmate who is undergoing hormone therapy uses femininity to manipulate others; an inmate charged with assault faces the judge.
- Season 16 Episode 4: Cleveland: Extended Stay - Rush
In the Cuyahoga Country Correction Center's intake department an out-of-control inmate creates chaos; an inmate who has spent 24 years on Death Row may be facing freedom.
- Season 16 Episode 3: Cleveland: Extended Stay - Wombmates
An inmate with a reputation for trouble goes up against a no-nonsense warden; a 71-year old woman is convicted of an investment scheme that left nearly 800 victims in its wake; identical twins are segregated.
- Season 16 Episode 2: Cleveland: Extended Stay- It Burns
The Cuyahoga County Correction Center resides in the heart of Cleveland's downtown; a tip leads to an escape plot; a shank is discovered in the kitchen; a younger inmate takes a swing at an officer.
- Season 16 Episode 1: Cleveland: Extended Stay - Heartless Felons
Life inside the Cuyahoga County Correction Center; members of the jail's most predatory gang set their sights on vulnerable prey; an inmate has an apparent breakdown.
Lockup: Season 15 (2012)
- Season 15 Episode 12: San Antonio: Extended Stay - Love Sick
An inmate's mail has jail officials concerned; an inmate is charged with sexually molesting his brother's daughter.
- Season 15 Episode 11: San Antonio Extended Stay - A House Divided
Former gang members try to leave deadly rivalries behind while men in another housing unit deal with a completely different set of issues; a surprise contraband raid.
- Season 15 Episode 10: San Antonio Extended Stay- Carry That Weight
An inmate causes chaos after accusing the staff of abuse; one inmate claims jail saved his life; the inmates of two female housing unites face off.
- Season 15 Episode 9: San Antonio: Extended Stay - Words of a Warrior
A two-on-one assault leaves an inmate bloodied; a self-avowed Satanist runs a variety of inmate hustles.
- Season 15 Episode 8: San Antonio: Extended Stay - Defiance
In the Bexar County Jail, the Special Emergency Response Team takes action after gang members disrupt a housing unit.
- Season 15 Episode 7: San Antonio: Extended Stay - X'ed Out
Rival gangs in San Antonio, Texas wage a war for control of a wide range of criminal activity including drugs, prostitution and human trafficking.
- Season 15 Episode 6: Louisville: Extended Stay - Next of Kin
The jail responds with force after an officer is assaulted and inmates attempt escape; an 18-year old is jailed for killing her father.
- Season 15 Episode 5: Louisville: Extended Stay - Miss Fortune
A troubled young inmate tries to make a final impression on the staff; a woman, who gave birth in jail, faces watching her child grow up without her.
- Season 15 Episode 4: Louisville: Extended Stay - Bam Bam
An inmate's stress leads to an emergency response; a repeat offender is charged with beating her mother.
- Season 15 Episode 3: Louisville: Extended Stay- Enough is Enough
A repeat offender smuggles in contraband; an inmate becomes a marked man after murdering a Louisville rap star; a prescription pill epidemic takes hold; drug use could keep an inmate from leaving.
- Season 15 Episode 2: Louisville: Extended Stay - Horribility
An inmate's erratic behavior triggers the mental health staff; a man faces the death penalty while his girlfriend awaits trail; a surprise raid causes problems for an inmate.
- Season 15 Episode 1: Louisville: Extended Stay - Lightning Voltz
Behind the bars of the Louisville Metro Department of Corrections Jail.
Lockup: Season 14 (2012)
- Season 14 Episode 7: Israel
A glimpse into prison conditions Isarael as cameras venture into three prisons in the country.
- Season 14 Episode 6: Extended Stay: The Damage Done
A convicted murderer breaks down the ways of the prison; an inmate carries out a shocking act after sending a death threat to the White House.
- Season 14 Episode 5: Extended Stay: Reap What You Sow
A cell search results in heated words; the discovery of a gang manifesto; an older inmate takes charge of a young man with a violent past.
- Season 14 Episode 4: Extended Stay: Warriors
The prison takes on the military style feel for both the inmates and the officers; inmates share their intimate thoughts.
- Season 14 Episode 3: Extended Stay: Troubled Waters
A search for contraband points to two inmates; a flood prompts an evacuation; a bank robber shares his exploits; an inmate's handicap makes him vulnerable.
- Season 14 Episode 2: Extended Stay - The Wrong Fight
An inmate with a history of deviant behavior prompts an emergency response; a new arrival raises some serious concerns.Monday 8th June 2:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 14 Episode 1: Extended Stay: Blood Lines
An inmate takes drastic action which results in a bloody mess; dangerous contraband is discovered on an inmate.Monday 8th June 1:00am EDT - MSNBC
Lockup: Season 13 (2012)
- Season 13 Episode 6: Jailhouse Blues
For better or worse, time behind bars changes everyone.Saturday 6th June 11:00pm EDT - MSNBC
- Season 13 Episode 5: Word to the Wise
Using inmates to turn troubled teens away from a life of crime; inmates express their regrets.Monday 8th June 12:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 13 Episode 4: The Thin Line
The invisible lines between right and wrong and freedom and jail time.Sunday 7th June 3:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 13 Episode 3: The Flip Side
A marine faces a murder charge; a mom takes up with a violent street gang.Sunday 7th June 12:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 13 Episode 2: LOL...JK
In prison WTF stands for workouts, tattoos and food.Sunday 7th June 2:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 13 Episode 1: Lasting Impressions
Transgender inmates; inmates with dreams of stardom.Sunday 7th June 1:00am EDT - MSNBC
Lockup: Season 12 (2010 - 2011)
- Season 12 Episode 6: Extended Stay: Father Figure
An inmate fights to be freed from 16 years of solitary confinement; friends struggle to parent their children from behind bars.Monday 1st June 12:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 12 Episode 5: Extended Stay: Da Future
An inmate walks a fine line between heaven and hell; an inmate moves from solitary confinement after a decade.Saturday 6th June 2:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 12 Episode 4: Extended Stay: Close Quarters
Pairing up inmates into two-man cells requires careful screening.Saturday 6th June 1:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 12 Episode 3: Extended Stay: We Fight
A group inmates find themselves in racial conflict.Monday 1st June 1:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 12 Episode 2: Extended Stay: Skitz
Cameras are turned over to the inmates for a glimpse behind the walls of the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility.Sunday 31st May 2:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 12 Episode 1: Extended Stay - Sticks and Stone
The Wabash Correctional Facility houses more than 2,000 convicted felons.Sunday 31st May 3:00am EDT - MSNBC
Lockup: Season 11 (2011)
- Season 11 Episode 12: Extended Stay: Bitter Pills
An inmate runs an extortion scheme; the jail's newest inmate makes her presence known.Today at 11:00pm EDT - MSNBC
- Season 11 Episode 11: Extended Stay: The Company You Keep
An inmate with suspicious tax forms; a murder ends with the victim being burned alive in a dumpster.
- Season 11 Episode 10: Extended Stay: Mother Knows Best?
A taste of Tampa behind bars.
- Season 11 Episode 9: Extended Stay: Supply and Demand
Officials add a new member to their staff.Today at 10:00pm EDT - MSNBC
- Season 11 Episode 8: Extended Stay: You Feel Me?
Inside Tampa's Hillsborough County Jail.
- Season 11 Episode 7: Extended Stay: High Profile
At the Hillsborough County Jail in Tampa, Fla., an accused murderer in a high profile case tries to cash in on her notoriety and a convicted rapist loses his cool in court.
- Season 11 Episode 6: Boston: Extended Stay - Bad Rep
A man accused of possessing child porn tries to salvage his relationship with his daughter and her children; deputies contend with an inmate on a mission.Sunday 31st May 6:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 11 Episode 5: Boston: Extended Stay - Baptism by Fire
An inmate finds himself on the wrong end of an attack; another with a reputation for violence and another waits trial for murder.Sunday 31st May 12:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 11 Episode 4: Boston: Extended Stay - Family Jewels
An old school bank robber maintains his swagger; an inmate with an imaginary friend and a shocking act lands the sheriff's sister behind bars.Tomorrow at 11:00pm EDT - MSNBC
- Season 11 Episode 3: Boston: Extended Stay - Feel Deal Heal
A lone officer supervises inmates that allows him to build a rapport and reduce fighting.Tomorrow at 2:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 11 Episode 2: Boston: Extended Stay - The Box Life
A special place at the jail called 'the box' as one inmate says that is separated from everything so they learn to deal with it.Tomorrow at 1:00am EDT - MSNBC
- Season 11 Episode 1: Boston: Extended Stay - Blood Brothers
An inmate takes his fights from the street to the halls of the jail, and his boyhood friend follows his example; two brothers turn to crime to support their habits, and now one faces the prospect of hitting the streets again.Tomorrow at 12:00am EDT - MSNBC
Lockup: Season 10 (2010 - 2011)
- Season 10 Episode 7: Extended Stay: Cabin Fever
Inside Orange County Jail where most inmates stand charged and are still working their cases so some try to make their jail cells home.
- Season 10 Episode 6: Extended Stay: Highs and Lows
Inside the Orange County Jail in Souther California where the threat of violence is just as real in jail as it is in prison.
- Season 10 Episode 5: Extended Stay: Unholy Trinity
Inside the five facilities that make up Orange County Jail.
- Season 10 Episode 4: Extended Stay: Murders and Miracles
Inside Orange county jail, an inmate launches a near fatal attack and an inmate keeps a grim secret from her two best friends.
- Season 10 Episode 2: Extended Stay: Wake Up Call
Inside Orange County Jail confinement takes a dark turn for a light-hearted teenager, but provides a new beginning for an old bank robber, and a mother who has put drugs before her son gets another chance.
- Season 10 Episode 1: Extended Stay: The Confession
Inside Orange County Jail where a senior inmate takes up rap, a gang member poses a threat and another inmate makes the most shocking confession ever heard on Lockup.
Lockup: Season 9 (2010)
- Season 9 Episode 14: A Private Hell
For some prison might be hell and it can be even worse for the sex offenders.
- Season 9 Episode 13: Ain't No Hotel
America's Toughest Jail where we find stories that ranged from the unexpected to horrifying.
- Season 9 Episode 12: Nothing But Time
In prison time can be an inmates worst enemy.
- Season 9 Episode 11: It's Complicated
Relationships on the inside can be more complicated than on the outside.
- Season 9 Episode 10: The Three R's
Sometimes life has other plans, like when the ex-leader of a white supremacist gang faces a whole new reality, and discovers the price for coming clean.
- Season 9 Episode 9: Consequences
No escaping the consequences of one's actions behind bars.
- Season 9 Episode 8: Harsh Reality
Sometimes life has other plans, like when the ex leader of a gang faces a whole new reality he discovers the price for coming clean.
- Season 9 Episode 7: Doomed Decisions
Producers take the time to get to know dozens of inmates, following the action and watching the story unfold in from of their eyes.
- Season 9 Episode 6: Extended Stay: Maricopa County Jail: Trials and Tribulations
A world where tensions run high especially for a mother and son who were accused of a heinous murder.
- Season 9 Episode 5: Maricopa County: Extended Stay - Identity Crisis
Some inmates will reveal their true nature.
- Season 9 Episode 4: Maricopa County: Extended Stay - High Stakes
Behind the bars of Maricopa County Jail in Phoenix.
- Season 9 Episode 3: Extended Stay: Maricopa County Jail: Heat Wave
Behind the bars of Maricopa County Jail in Phoenix, run by controversial figure in the immigration battle.
- Season 9 Episode 2: Extended Stay: Maricopa County Jail: Chain Reaction
Behind the bars of Maricopa County Jail.
- Season 9 Episode 1: Extended Stay: Maricopa County: Daddy's Girl
A female housing unit inmates call a party house will turn a new inmate's life upside down.
Lockup: Season 8 (2010)
- Season 8 Episode 9: Wabash
- Season 8 Episode 8: Dues and Don'ts
Decisions made inside prison.
- Season 8 Episode 7: Hardcore
Prison stories described by one word, Hardcore.
- Season 8 Episode 6: The Revolving Door
Three inmates prepare to cross the threshold to freedom.
- Season 8 Episode 5: Killer Next Door
Every murder has a motive and often the murder is committed by the least likely person.
- Season 8 Episode 4: Pushing the Limits
Frustrated inmates reach their breaking point.
- Season 8 Episode 3: Living the Life
Adapting to life in American prisons.
- Season 8 Episode 2: Never a Dull Moment
Long periods of monotony are broken up by brief moments of terror.
- Season 8 Episode 1: Predatory Behavior
Five notorious inmates reveal insights into their predatory behavior.
Lockup: Season 7 (2010)
- Season 7 Episode 1: Tennessee Women's Prison
Tennessee Prison for Women along the banks of the Cumberland River is home to more than 700 inmates.
Lockup: Season 6 (2009)
- Season 6 Episode 14: Extended Stay - Love Hurts
Some inmates don't know when someone is getting too close until it's too late.
- Season 6 Episode 13: Extended Stay: Pain
Violence at the Limon Correctional Facility in Colorado.
- Season 6 Episode 12: Extended Stay: Homecoming
Five grueling cell extractions at Colorado State Penitentiary.
- Season 6 Episode 11: Extended Stay: The Hustle
Inmates bargain and trade to improve their standard of living while in prison.
- Season 6 Episode 10: Extended Stay: Crackdown
Travis Trani becomes the warden of the Limon Correctional Facility in 2008 and implements policies to curtail the violence.
- Season 6 Episode 9: Western Europe
Life inside prisons throughout Scotland and Belgium.
- Season 6 Episode 8: Eastern Europe
Behind the walls of six maximum-security prison in Serbia, Poland, and the Czech Republic.
- Season 6 Episode 7: Extended Stay: There Goes the Neighborhood
While visiting Limon Correctional, the Lockup crew is greeted by angry inmates and the cell extraction team is called in to help.
- Season 6 Episode 6: Extended Stay - Predator & Prey
In a world dictated by fear, some prisoners resort to violence while others become victims.
- Season 6 Episode 5: Extended Stay: Brotherhood
The Residential Treatment Unit selects inmates with a history of good behavior to serve as mentors to inmates with mental heath issues.
- Season 6 Episode 4: Extended Stay: For Better or Worse
In years past, the most common forms of contraband were drugs or tobacco. Today it's cell phones.
- Season 6 Episode 3: Extended Stay: Cutting
The many meanings of 'cutting' at Indiana State Prison.
- Season 6 Episode 2: Extended Stay: Tipped Off
An anonymous tip puts Internal Affairs on high alert.
- Season 6 Episode 1: Extended Stay: Old School Convicts
A stabbing puts the prison on high alert; a brash new inmate gets taken down a notch.
Lockup: Season 5 (2008 - 2009)
- Season 5 Episode 16: Time to Kill
How inmates spend their time in jail.
- Season 5 Episode 15: Ganging Up
Joining a gang while in prison.
- Season 5 Episode 14: Survival 101
An inmate feels his survival depends on staying in prison; prison food.
- Season 5 Episode 13: Killers Among Us
The experience of interviewing violent offenders in prison.
- Season 5 Episode 12: Friend or Foe?
In prison, knowing the right answers could mean the difference between life and death.
- Season 5 Episode 11: Hard Time
Inmates with nothing left to lose.
- Season 5 Episode 10: America's Toughest Jails
Three of America's busiest and largest jails.
- Season 5 Episode 9: Inmates Gone Wild
There is never a dull moment in prison.
- Season 5 Episode 8: The Devil's Workshop
Idle time leads to mischief in prison.
- Season 5 Episode 7: The Daily Grind
The daily grind of prison life has been known to push some inmates to the brink.
- Season 5 Episode 6: Prison Love
Intimacy in prison.
- Season 5 Episode 5: Ever Present Danger
On a regular basis camera crew explore where even the most heinous violations are an every day activity.
- Season 5 Episode 4: The Convict Code
Inmates' unwritten rules known as the Convict Code.
- Season 5 Episode 3: Violence Behind Bars
Inmate violence including riots, shanks and attacks on officers.
- Season 5 Episode 2: Hell in a Cell
Inmates must develop methods to cope with the pressures and fear that come with incarceration.
- Season 5 Episode 1: Criminal Minds
Nine of the most violent criminals from the 'Lockup' series give chilling accounts of their crimes.
Lockup: Season 4 (2008)
- Season 4 Episode 12: Extended Stay: Get Out and Stay Out
Some inmates leave prison by 'paroling legit' or in a body bag and others earn time for early parole, but a few will attempt escape.
- Season 4 Episode 11: Extended Stay: War
Prison officials initiate a shakedown after gang members in Level 6 overpower an officer in the recreation area, take her keys and stab a rival gang member.
- Season 4 Episode 10: Extended Stay: Institutionalized
Inmates who become disruptive or violent are transferred to the lock-up units in levels five and six.
- Season 4 Episode 9: Extended Stay: Fight or Flight
The dangerous inmates of Level Six in the Penitentiary of New Mexico.
- Season 4 Episode 8: Extended Stay: Pros and Cons
Inmates land longer sentences due to bad behavior.
- Season 4 Episode 7: Extended Stay: Taking a Hostage
Prisoners take hostages in the Penitentiary of New Mexico.
- Season 4 Episode 6: Extended Stay: Road to Redemption
Inmates must choose between doing their time or following a more self-destructive path.
- Season 4 Episode 5: Extended Stay: Lockdown
Survival is the number one priority for inmates and officers alike inside Corcoran.
- Season 4 Episode 4: Extended Stay: Hugs Not Drugs
Inmates find various ways to smuggle in contraband.
- Season 4 Episode 3: Extended Stay: Prison Politics
Corcoran officers put their lives on the line to prevent inmate attacks.
- Season 4 Episode 2: Extended Stay: Everyone Gets Got
Known gang members are sent to security housing units to control their activity.
- Season 4 Episode 1: Extended Stay: Love and Hate
California State Prison, Corcoran.
Lockup: Season 3 (2007)
- Season 3 Episode 12: Extended Stay: You Wanna Work Where?
Unexcused absences create staff shortages at Alabama's Holman Correctional Facility.
- Season 3 Episode 11: Extended Stay: 'Til Death Do Us Part
Serving life sentences or death sentences in prison.
- Season 3 Episode 10: Extended Stay: The Shakedown
Correctional officers search prisoners for weapons.
- Season 3 Episode 9: Extended Stay: Snake and Fluffy
Dangerous inmates are segregated from the rest of the prison population.
- Season 3 Episode 8: Extended Stay: Locked Up Love
Relationships both inside and outside the prison walls.
- Season 3 Episode 7: Extended Stay: He Takes No Prisoners
Grantt Culliver controls the disruptive inmates of Holman Correctional Facility.
- Season 3 Episode 6: Extended Stay: Slammin' in the Slammer
The prison's annual poetry slam.
- Season 3 Episode 5: Extended Stay: Weapons 101
Violent attacks in prison.
- Season 3 Episode 4: Extended Stay: Bad Boys, Bad Boys
A dangerous combination of gangs, drugs and boredom encourages inmates to commit violent offenses in prison.
- Season 3 Episode 3: Extended Stay: The Conjugal Visit
Inmates receive visitors during their prison stays.
- Season 3 Episode 2: Extended Stay: Killing Time
Inmates at San Quentin State Prison find ways to fight boredom.
- Season 3 Episode 1: Extended Stay: The Gang's All Here
The violent history of San Quentin State Prison in California.
Lockup: Season 2 (2007 - 2009)
- Season 2 Episode 6: Inside Alaska
Life inside Alaska's Spring Creek Correctional Center.
- Season 2 Episode 5: Inside Indiana State
Originally built to house prisoners during the Civil War, the Indiana State Prison is now home to nearly 2,000 maximum security inmates.
- Season 2 Episode 4: Inside Holman
Alabama's Holman maximum security prison.
- Season 2 Episode 3: Inside Brushy Mountain
The Brushy Mountain facility has an unusual population of lifers and first-time inmates.
- Season 2 Episode 2: Inside Iowa State Penitentiary
Behind the walls of the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison.
- Season 2 Episode 1: Inside Kern Valley
California's Kern Valley State Prison opens its doors in 2005.
Lockup: Season 1 (2007 - 2009)
- Season 1 Episode 12: New Mexico
Inside the Penitentiary of New Mexico.
- Season 1 Episode 11: Miami-Dade
Miami's prison system.
- Season 1 Episode 10: Inside Wabash
California's Kern Valley State Prison opens its doors in 2005.
- Season 1 Episode 9: Return to Corcoran
The Corcoran State Prison, located in an isolated valley, is one of California's largest maximum-security institutions.
- Season 1 Episode 8: Inside Pelican Bay
One of the most violent and volatile penitentiaries in the nation.
- Season 1 Episode 7: Inside Anamosa
Inside the maximum security facility in Eastern Iowa.
- Season 1 Episode 6: Inside Kentucky State Penitentiary
Behind the walls of Kentucky's only maximum security prison.
- Season 1 Episode 5: NC Women's Prison
A revealing look at how women deal with relationships and struggles from inside prison.
- Season 1 Episode 4: Utah State Prison
Inside the largest maximum security facility in Salt Lake City.
- Season 1 Episode 3: Return to Riker's Island
A look at how this once infamous jail has reinvented itself.
- Season 1 Episode 2: Return to Valley State
Inmates of California's Valley State Prison for Women try rehabilitation.
- Season 1 Episode 1: Riverbend
Riverbend Maximum Security Prison inmates tell their stories.
Lockup: Other Episodes
- Long Island: Extended Stay - Jail Born
A repeat offender goes back to jail; four people face serious charges after a Christmas morning hold-up; the jail must accommodate an inmate who is nine months pregnant.Saturday 6th June 10:00pm EDT - MSNBC
- Long Island: Extended Stay - Sufferin' County
A female inmate finds romance with an alleged gang leader and the jailhouse prepares for a wedding; a very powerful inmate must make a choice between his crime family and his real family.Tomorrow at 10:00pm EDT - MSNBC
- Cincinnati: Extended Stay - Dead Run
A heroin addict must choose between her addiction and her son; a female inmate finds herself on the wrong end of a fist; an inmate finds a new reason to live after picking up dead bodies.
- Cincinnati: Extended Stay - Homeless in Jail
A woman struggles in isolation after an assault is captured on video; inmate claims self-defense after killing and hiding the body of his uncle; transgender inmate manipulates system.
- Cincinnati: Extended Stay - Killing Clouds
An online post leads to the arrest of a Dodgers fan at a Reds game; a shooting leaves an inmate facing prison time.
- Cincinnati: Extended Stay - Message in a Bottle
Two different sides of the story after an assault leads to a bloody inmate; another inmate makes a daring escape; a violent inmate decides to change.
- Cincinnati: Extended Stay - Sucker Punch
An inmate is assaulted; a young inmate gets a crash course on surviving in jail and prepares to suffer consequences of his actions.
- Cincinnati: Extended Stay - Snitch-innati
A shakedown in jail recovers cache of contraband; couple charged with robbery and murder put their lives in each other's hands.
- Charleston: Extended Stay - Mail, Nails, Jail
The Special Operations Group is called in to assist with a difficult inmate; a known inmate returns to jail along with his girlfriend, whose secret could affect both their lives.
- Charleston: Extended Stay - Fatality
A fight over snacks ensues, but officers are suspicious of a possible alternate reason; openly transgender inmate chooses general population over protective custody; an inmate is found dead in his bunk.
- Charleston: Extended Stay - Suicide Watch
Inmate takes drastic measures to garner staff attention; first-timer is found unconscious in his cell; inmate gains 'enemy status' in the jail.
- Charleston: Extended Stay - Tempt Not a Desperate Man
- Charleston: Extended Stay - Dirt Roads and Trouble
- Charleston: Extended Stay - Fallen Leaf
An inmate does battle with a real nightmare that is haunting his family; a new inmate faces a reckless homicide charge; a sheriff is booked into his own jail.
- Fairfax: Extended Stay - Counterfeit Lives
Racism is still prevalent in Fairfax jail system; a self-titled white supremacist may be putting on a front; an inmate hides the truth of his recent conviction and must be protected from inmates, including one of his own cellmates.
- Fairfax: Extended Stay - Do Not Pass Go
- Fairfax: Extended Stay - The Crip and the Cougar
A gang member with a violent past tries to convince the staff he's changed; an inmate, once a victim of prison rape, asks to do out his time in isolation; an inmate with a drinking problem develops a reputation for another kind of addiction.
- Fairfax: Extended Stay - Time Never Waits
A mentally ill inmate's actions prompts the deployment of the Emergency Response Team; a new inmate in the female unit finds herself in the middle of an investigation; a veteran proves she still has the moves.
- Fairfax: Extended Stay - Solitary
Female inmate requires the staff's special attention; new inmate deals with life on the tough side; an inmate is offered an improvement in condition.
The Elayn Hunt Correctional Center is the second largest prison in Louisiana.
- The Loan Shark Lovers
Keeping up romances behind bars.
- Seeking Forgiveness
- Kill or Be Killed
- Threat to Survival
An inmate is against having a cell mate; a former call girl charged with murder comes to terms with her past.
- The Pecking Order
Protective housing is the only savior for sex offenders in prison.
- Corcoran Extended Stay: Everyone Gets Got
Inmates are put in the security housing unit where they must decide to stay in their gang or drop out.
- Cat and Mouse
An inmate is hesitant to discuss his crime; a brash inmate enjoys camera time.
- Most Notorious
Predators may become prey in lockup; notorious murderers.
- Kids On The Yard
- Who's Your Friend?
- Behind These Walls
- Idle Time
How inmates pass the time.
- Raw: Survival 101
- New Mexico Extended Stay: Taking a Hostage
- San Quentin: Bad Boys, Bad Boys
- San Quentin: Extended Stay - Killing Time
- San Quetin: Conjugal Visit
- San Quentin: Slammin' in the Slammer
The annual poetry slam in San Quentin provides inmates with a creative release; potentially avoiding further disciplinary action or longer sentences.
- San Quentin: Extended Stay - Weapons 101
- Raw: Violence Behind Bars
- Inside San Quentin
California's San Quentin State Prison has a violent history.
- The Criminal Mind
Inside Atascadero State Hospital, home to some of the most violent prisoners in the country.
Angola Penitentiary in Louisiana.
- Inside Pendleton Juvenile
Rehabilitation is the goal at Pendleton Juvenile Correctional Facility.
- Inside L.A. County
Los Angeles County is home to one of the largest jail systems in the world.
- Extended Stay: Under Pressure
The education and rehabilitation of teenage gang members, sex offenders and juveniles with mental health issues.
- Extended Stay: Zero to Sixty
Pendleton Juvenile prison.
- Inside Stateville
Stateville Correctional Center houses Illinois' most violent criminals.
- Slammin' In The Slammer
At San Quentin, every inmate is marked with a security level based on crime and prison behavior.
- Inside Folsom
Folsom State Prison in California is one of America's oldest maximum security prisons where the inmates outnumber the officers by 92 to 1.
- Extended Stay: Boosting for Billions
- Inside Pendleton Juvenile
The inmates at Indiana's Pendleton Juvenile Correctional Facility aren't sentenced in terms of years. They get out when they achieve certain goals, no matter how long that takes.
- Extended Stay: Everyone's Got Baggage
The staff at Pendleton Juvenile is determined to rehabilitate impulsive teens who are often angry and violent.
- Extended Stay: Boston or Tampa