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Here are 15 Best Prison Podcasts worth listening to in 2023

1. Bird Podcast | Stories from prison

Bird Podcast | Stories from prison London, England, UK
Bird Podcast investigates what it really means to do time in the UK prison system. One topic, two chicks, three points of view. Explores themes around mental health, substance misuse, women in prison, UK gangs, life sentences & rehabilitation.
Play 598 1.1K 1 episode / year Avg Length 27 min Get Email Contact More

2. KBOO » Prison Pipeline

KBOO » Prison Pipeline Prison Pipeline is a radio program dedicated to educating the public about the Oregon criminal justice system. The goal is to present a unique understanding of the criminal justice system, address the root causes of crime, and challenge the status quo.
Play 895 91 8.6K 2 episodes / month Get Email Contact More

3. Uncuffed

Uncuffed San Francisco, California, US
Uncuffed is a show made by people behind bars in California prisons. We share intimate stories of our struggles and triumphs, and of the heartache and forgiveness taking place within these walls. Uncuffed is vulnerable and personal. If you can see the humanity in us, you can see the humanity in everyone.
Also in KALW Podcasts
Play 10.3K 6.4K 1 episode / week Avg Length 27 min Get Email Contact More

4. Prison POD

Prison POD This podcast is for people who are in jail or prison, and/or affected by incarceration. Using Sociology and Peace Studies to: Save Lives, Restore Hope, Reduce Suffering and Recidivism. The host has 20 years experience working inside several jails and prisons, providing education in substance abuse prevention, doing HIV testing and counseling, reentry planning, inmate advocacy, and mentoring. This work brought them into various areas of peoples lives including coming home, marriages, births, courts, jail visits...death.
Play 1 episode / month Avg Length 23 min Get Email Contact More

5. Necessary Blackness Podcast

Necessary Blackness Podcast Necessary Blackness is a widely popular podcast by award-winning journalist and filmmaker Rahiem Shabazz. Necessary Blackness reaches over 10,000 people weekly and is for those who are unapologetic in showing their appreciation and love for black culture and people - a Controversial Film About the School-to-Prison Pipeline.
Also in Controversy Podcasts
Play 12K 13.3K 3 episodes / month Avg Length 38 min Dec 2016 Get Email Contact More

6. Prison: The Hidden Sentence

Prison: The Hidden Sentence Las Vegas, Nevada, US
The purpose of this blog is to educate and empower those who have or had a loved one in prison. Raising awareness one story at a time. We are a community dedicated to helping loved ones of the incarcerated break free of the hidden sentence.
Also in Prison Blogs
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7. Beyond Prisons

Beyond Prisons Beyond Prisons is a podcast on justice, mass incarceration, and prison abolition.
Also in Mass Incarceration Podcasts
Play 537 17.7K 1 episode / month Avg Length 51 min Get Email Contact More

8. Voices from the Other Side

Voices from the Other Side Voices from the Other Side is primarily intended, first of all, to be a beacon of hope and a true 'voice' for our 'forgotten' incarcerated communities, of both women and men , within the confines of the Department of Corrections. Certainly our target audience( as well as interviewees) may very well be these same prisoners , who might otherwise ,for the most part, face an almost insurmountable task of ever being heard from, by the outside community, while serving out their sentences.
Play 9 episodes / quarter Avg Length 33 min Get Email Contact More

9. Curtain The Podcast

Curtain The Podcast This is Curtain - a podcast where we pull back the blinds to shine a light on the darkest parts of our justice system and ask - who are the victims? Could an Aboriginal man who has served 25 years in prison for Murder be innocent? Hosts Amy McQuire and Martin Hodgson.
Play 2.1K 1 episode / month Avg Length 31 min Get Email Contact More

10. Prison Radio

Prison Radio Prison Radio records and broadcasts the voices of prisoners, centering their analyses and experiences in the movements against mass incarceration and state repression.
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11. Reimagining Prison

Reimagining Prison Lansdowne, VA
Prison Fellowship is a Christian non-profit organization that aims to restore those affected by crime and incarceration by helping men and women in prison achieve holistic life transformation and emerge as productive citizens.
Play 130.9K 16.5K 14.6K Get Email Contact More

12. Forgotten Prison

Forgotten Prison Washington, US
McNeil Island in South Puget Sound is the Alcatraz you've never heard of. The now-abandoned prison on McNeil operated for 136 years. Today, the island is home to the Special Commitment Center, which houses Washington state's 'sexually violent predators.' A collaboration between KNKX and the Washington State Historical Society, Forgotten Prison tells the stories of inmates, guards, and children who grew up on the island. The history of this forgotten place can tell us a lot about how and why we lock people up.
Also in KNKX Podcasts
Play 28.2K 20.9K 1 episode / quarter Get Email Contact More

13. Hutchinson News » Inside Prison Walls

Hutchinson News » Inside Prison Walls The latest interviews and special features from The Hutchinson News.
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14. Wrongful Conviction with Jason Flom

Wrongful Conviction with Jason Flom New York, NY
Based on the files of the lawyers who freed them, Wrongful Conviction features interviews with men and women who have spent decades in prison for crimes they did not commit - some of them had even been sentenced to death. These are their stories.
Play 96.9K 8.9K 12.4K 23 episodes / year Avg Length 41 min Get Email Contact More

15. Life of a Lifer Podcast

Life of a Lifer Podcast Washington, US
'Life of A Lifer' podcast hosted by Designed Conviction founder, Taylor Tom, in conjunction with co-host Cecilia Conley, Wife of a Lifer. Taylor Tom Conley is serving a life without the possibility of parole sentence and opens his life up to give a unique perspective, one you may not hear about in the media. The human perspective, not only from him, but he invites others to share their stories and experiences.
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Prison Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Prison. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes
Lava for Good Podcasts wrongfulconvictionpodcast.com 119
Designed Conviction anchor.fm 60
CurtainThePodcast curtainthepodcast.wordpress.com 51
KBOO Community Radio kboo.fm 45
WMPG buzzsprout.com 40
Valerie L. Cartonio feeds.buzzsprout.com 15
Brancasting You prisonthehiddensentence.com 14
Paula Wissel, Simone Alicea forgottenprison.org 8
Beyond Prisons shadowproof.com 7
Isaac Shainblum buzzsprout.com 7
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Prison Podcasts By Category

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Category No. of Podcasts
Mass Incarceration Podcasts 10