Mark David Chapman, who murdered John Lennon, posed for the above New York State Department of Correctional Services mug shots in December 2003 and in march 1998. he is also pictured in a NYPD photo taken after his arrest in December 1980. Sentenced to 20 years to life in prison, Chapman has been denied parole every two years since he became eligible for release in 2000. He is presently locked up in the Attica Correctional Facility.
An unidentified Texas department of corrections officer shows the keys to the execution chamber and witness room on April 17, 1997 at Ellis Unit in Huntsville, Texas USA. Texas leads all records in executing people around the US. The prisoners are executed by lethal injection
In the news by Karen Franklin PhD At least three out of every four men being indefinitely detained as Sexually Violent Predators in Minnesota would never commit another sex crime if they were released. That’s the conclusion of a new study by the chief researcher for the Department of Corrections in Minnesota, the state with the highest per capita rate of preventive detention in the United States.