Italy fights mafia with new strategy: banish sons
There's Domenico, jailed for Mafia crimes, and Antonio, battling depression in a prison psychiatric ward. Then there's Riccardo, the youngest, still a ... When Riccardo was 12, he watched wide-eyed on the patio here, half-hidden by plants, as police ...
Extracts from The Real Chopper by Adam Shand
He threw away piles of mail from nutters and idiots who wanted to be his friend, but Jeff's card had pride of place. Apart from Keith, there was just a busty, toothless woman from Richmond who came to see Read. And this was strictly a practical affair ...
The New Yorker
Montgomery County police build homicide case against mother of missing children
While at the county jail, where Hoggle has been since Saturday night, medical personnel do not let inmates take prescription drugs that they arrive with, said Arthur Wallenstein, director of the Montgomery County Department of Correction and ...
My husband let me write to US prisoners – then I fell in love with one
Yet he's happy for her to keep her 14 other prisoner pen pals, convicted for crimes including drugs, bank robbery and assault. “Scott told me to stop writing to Jack,” ... I said we had a son, Darren, and I enjoyed making new friends.” When Jack ...