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MSNBC Lockup episodes spotlight life behind Kent County bars


David Moore
November 21, 2013 | WGVU  

Their self-imposed sentence:  120 days in the lockup.  The perps: a film crew shooting the latest installment of MSNBC Lockup – Extended Stay.

It’s an ongoing production profiling exemplary county jails in the U.S.  Kent County Undersheriff Jon Hess says the idea for the six-episode mini- series was to give viewers a day-to-day look inside the county bars...

“To highlight different people’s  lives, maybe their cases and this particular “lockup” is different from the one where they focus on some of the people that come in, maybe they’re difficult or  intoxicated.  This is more of a show that highlights particularly inmates, their lives, their criminal history, or maybe even an officer’s history.  But in our case, it’s all been inmates.

First part of the series airs this Saturday November 23 at 10:00 PM on MSNBC then for the next five consecutive Saturdays at the same time. 

Programs repeat once the following Saturday at 9:00 PM.

 

 

 



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