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7 regular people who went to jail undercover for 2 months learned how dangerous it can be to break the most important rule of life behind bars

On “60 Days In,” seven law-abiding citizens go undercover at an Arizona jail for two months. The undercover inmates quickly discover the No. 1 unwritten rule inmates follow: Don’t snitch. Snitching on another inmate to a guard for any reason can bring severe consequences, including bloody violence, they learn. There’s […]
7 regular people who went to jail undercover for 2 months learned how dangerous it can be to break the most important rule of life behind bars
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‘It is just hell’: 7 regular people who spent 2 months undercover at an Arizona jail were horrified by the disturbing reality of life behind bars

“60 Days In” is a documentary series that follows seven undercover inmates at a jail in Pinal County, Arizona. The undercover inmates – all law-abiding citizens – were booked under fake charges and false identities. They were exposed to brutal violence, racism, drug use, and harassment throughout their 60 days […]
‘It is just hell’: 7 regular people who spent 2 months undercover at an Arizona jail were horrified by the disturbing reality of life behind bars
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A police officer who went to jail undercover quit the force after he got out — and his decision is a sobering reminder of how bad prison really is

The documentary series “60 Days In” followed nine law-abiding citizens who went undercover as inmates in an Atlanta jail for two months. The undercover inmates were exposed to drugs, violence, and frequent confrontations with jail staff. Consequently, a participant who had worked as a police officer ended up leaving the […]
A police officer who went to jail undercover quit the force after he got out  —  and his decision is a sobering reminder of how bad prison really is
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Regular Americans who went undercover in jail for 2 months discovered a strict social hierarchy that governs everything from where you sleep to whether you get to shower

“60 Days In” follows undercover inmates who navigate life in Fulton County Jail in Atlanta and Clark County Jail in southern Indiana. The undercover inmates learned about the complex social dynamics that take place in jail. Unwritten rules dictated how new inmates eat, sleep, socialise, and solve disputes. Life in […]
Regular Americans who went undercover in jail for 2 months discovered a strict social hierarchy that governs everything from where you sleep to whether you get to shower
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Adults who went undercover at a high school were shocked to learn teen pregnancy isn’t just becoming more acceptable — it might even be cool

Young adults posed as students at a Kansas high school on the A&E documentary series “Undercover High.” They found that the way teenagers talk about pregnancy and parenthood has completely changed from when they were in school. Teen pregnancy has become more socially acceptable, the undercover adults found. Today’s teenagers […]
Adults who went undercover at a high school were shocked to learn teen pregnancy isn’t just becoming more acceptable  —  it might even be cool
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An adult who went undercover at a Kansas high school found today’s teenage girls think it’s ‘normal’ to post ‘promiscuous’ pictures online

A group of adults went undercover as high-school students for the show “Undercover High.” They found that female students frequently faced pressure to send sexually explicit images of themselves. It’s part of the reason smartphones and social media contribute to teen depression. Smartphones have turned the lives of high-school students […]
An adult who went undercover at a Kansas high school found today’s teenage girls think it’s ‘normal’ to post ‘promiscuous’ pictures online
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Regular people went undercover in an Atlanta jail as part of an experiment — and found one of the scariest aspects of life behind bars comes from the guards

On A&E’s “60 Days In,” nine law-abiding citizens went undercover in Atlanta’s Fulton County Jail. They found one of the scariest, and most dehumanising, elements of life behind bars is raids by the guards, who are searching for weapons or contraband. The raids also serve as a demonstration of power […]
Regular people went undercover in an Atlanta jail as part of an experiment  —  and found one of the scariest aspects of life behind bars comes from the guards