Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing

Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing

Ted Conover

Acclaimed journalist Ted Conover units a brand new general for daring, in-depth reporting during this first-hand account of lifestyles contained in the penal system.

When Conover’s request to shadow a recruit on the ny country Corrections Officer Academy was once denied, he determined to use for a task as a jail officer. So starts his odyssey at Sing Sing, as soon as a version felony yet now the state’s so much stricken maximum-security facility. the results of his yr there's this impressive examine one in all America’s most deadly prisons, the place medicines, gang wars, and intercourse are rampant, and the place the road among violator and violated is usually doubtful. As sobering because it is suspenseful, Newjack is an essential contribution to the pressing debate approximately our country’s legal justice process, and a regularly interesting learn.

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