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    Crime Magazine - Crime Magazine contains a separate section on prisons and prison issues.

    Sociology 388 Discussion Archives: Corrections - Archive of on-line discussions of issues related to corrections.

    Prison Activist Resource Center - The source for progressive and radical information on prisons and the criminal prosecution system. Educational and activist resources, news, alerts and analysis.

    Prisons and Punishment -- from -'s links page on prison and punishment issues.

    Justice of the Beast - Subtitle: Little Girls and Big Governments. Editorial on the causes and unfortunate effect of prison overcrowding.

    Prisons for Profit - Excellent series of articles on prisons by ABC News.

    Stop Prisoner Rape, Inc. - Committed to ending the rape of male and female prisoners and to helping survivors of jailhouse rape.

    Voices From Forgotten Victims of Crime - Submit your story to Voices From Forgotten Victims. Family members of prison inmates speak out about the effects of incarceration on the family --by deathrowsister.

    American Prisons - UK based site covering all aspects of American prisons. The site runs a highly successful pen pals section.

    Justice Information Center: Corrections Sites - Comprehensive alphabetical listing of corrections-related sites compiled by the National Criminal Justice Reference Service

    Other Side of the Wall - News, articles, writing by prisoners, a prisoner's dictionary. Focuses on California prisons. Contains an extensive collection of links.

    Human Rights Watch: Prison Conditions and the Treatment of Prisoners - Information on prison conditions around the world, international human rights standards applicable to prisoners, and the prison-related activities of the United Nations and other organizations.

    Journal of Prisoners on Prisons - JPP is a prisoner written, academically-oriented journal based on the tradition of the Penal Press. The purpose of this journal is "to bring the knowledge and experience of the incarcerated to bear upon more academic arguments and concerns and to inform public discourse about the current state of our carceral institutions." Site includes recent issues, subscription and contact information.

    Inmate Writings by Ronald Del Raine - Writings by Ronald Del Raine, an anarchist, a prison activist writer and a jailhouse lawyer.

    Crime and Punishment in America: 1998 - From the NCPA, a nonprofit public policy research institute. Prison issues in the context of criminal justice public policy.

    Inside Virginia's DOC - A look at the inside of Virginia's department of corrections. Several links to reports and articles.

    Hawkins, R.J. - Captivated - Jail journal of a 26-year-old man serving time in an Iowa prison for an aggravated misdemeanor.

    Ohio Prison Humor...well not really. - Site urges reform and decries judicial and prison abuse in the state of Ohio, usa.

    Other Side of the Wall - News, articles, writing by prisoners, a prisoner's dictionary. Focuses on California prisons. Extensive prison and death penalty links.

    Your Hub For Inmate Information - Links in categories such as Prison Life, Penpals, State and Federal Prisons, Crime, and Guard information.

    Writings By And About Prison Inmates - Writings by political prisoners Standing Deer, Sundiata Acoli, Ronald Del Raine and Mumia Abu-Jamal; poetry by deceased political prisoner Bobby Garcia; prison articles by activist Bonnie Kerness of American Friends Service Committee; poetry by Anna Standing Deer; The Emergency Response Network; Move updates; and The Prisoners Defense Committee for Texas prisoners.

    Hard Core Truth: Is Prison a Crime Deterrent? - Personal perspectives of a former guard on the lack of effectiveness of current US prison policy.

    The Real Illumination on the Prison Population (TRIPP) - Notes on the disparity issues plaguing America's in-justice system, with reference to privatisation.

    33parole - Affordable parole assistance for Texas state prison inmates. We offer a positive presentation for inmates who qualify for parole. - A resourceful prison pen pal site advocating for prisoners' rights. Current events on prison related issues under our In The News section.

    Prison Reform Unity Project - Site promoting nationwide demonstrations for July 15, 2000. Numerous links to sponsoring organizations and resources for organizers.

    Criminal Justice Institute - Providing research, consultation and information dissemination services on corrections in the public and private sector, since 1977.

    Family and Corrections Network - FCN provides information and services for families of offenders and prisoners, returning to the community, and the impact of the justice system on families.

    Web Ring for Prison Reform Unity Project - Links to 38 sites and groups involved in PRUP 2000. For more information, see Prison Reform Unity Project, above.

    Convicted Families - A supportive and informative web site for families who have or have had a family member incarcerated in a Canadian Federal Penitentiary. - Prisoners exercise First Amendment Rights of free speech and expression about crime and punishment in America. offers educational, publishing, forensic, legal and ministry support. - A participatory examination of the criminal justice system that takes a critical look at who is in prison today and why.

    CBC News: Inside Canada's Prisons - This report explores the reality of Canada's prison system. It includes interactive news reports, videos, photos, chat transcripts, and links.

    Prisoners of Love - Support community for families of the incarcerated. Also offers prison collectibles and crafts hand-made by inmates, prison-related books and an online newsletter.

    Prison Resources for Educators and Activists - Dozens of annotated links, listed alphabetically. Organized by Greg Moses.

    Freedom for Michael McKinney! - This website is devoted to a young African American man who is serving an illegal life sentence at the Florida State Prison.

    Federal Prison Consultants - Federal Prison Consultants assist individuals who have been or are being Investigated, Indicted, or Arrested for a Federal or State Crime.

    Convitced, But Innocent - Charles Wakefield and supporters detail a case of wrongful conviction, seeking pro-bono assistance.

    San Francisco Police/Prison IMC - Indymedia group documenting the growing movement against police brutality and prisons in the San Francisco Bay Area.

    Prison Photography Eastern State Penitentiary - Northstar Gallery - Photographic documentary of Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia Pa, Northstar Gallery.

    Prison Rape Resources - Listings of and links to articles, agencies, organizations and websites to find help for adult and juvenile victims of rape and sexual assault in prisons and correctional facilities.

    Debt to Society- A special report from - The Real Price of Prisons: There are more people behind bars in the United States today than ever before. Since 1980, the inmate population has more than quadrupled to two million -- an unprecedented explosion that is incurring unprecedented costs to all Americans. A collection of articles and resources.

    Ohio Prison Humor...well not really. - Site urges reform and decries judicial and prison abuse in the state of Ohio, usa.

    Clemency Information - Clemency information, news, books and chat for the dot Generation.

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