When facing the executioner, some people are remorseful, some defiant, some courageous, while others even try humour in their final message to the world.
After Ruth Pelke was viciously murdered by 15-year-old Paula Cooper, Ruth’s grandson, Bill Pelke, forgave Cooper and fought against the sentence that made the teen the youngest inmate on death row.
Instead of spending time in jail, inmates can serve their sentence in a college writing class at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.
With budget cuts and many in-patient facilities being closed down, mental health consumers are finding themselves caught up in the criminal justice system.
Short meditation on the current design of the correctional system and the psychological impact of solitary confinement
Learn these simple tricks that will get you excused from jury service. You'll never have to worry about receiving a jury summons in the mail again!
This article provides a list of some of the most notorious serial killers in the history of the United States. Body counts weren't emphasized in this story, instead the infamous nature of these dastardly criminals.
Dana Ewell needed money for drugs, alcohol, and partying but the only work he was willing to do for it was mastermind the murder of his parents and sister.
In the summer of 1946 twelve year old Muriel Drinkwater took a short cut through the woods and was brutally murdered. Labelled 'The Red Riding Hood Murder' it has remained an unsolved crime.