10 Fascinating Facts About Prisons You Never Knew



Hot Showers

Alcatraz was one of the worst prisons in all of the US, but it was also one of the few that had hot showers. The reasoning behind this, according to the guards, was so that inmates trying to escape would be put off by the cold water.

Female Guards

One prisoner, who was spending his time at the Baltimore City Detention Center, ended up getting four female prison guards pregnant. Thanks to that, he made around $20,000 in smuggled items.