Beyond Scared Straight

Beyond Scared Straight

  • TV-MA
  • 2011
  • 9 Seasons
  • 7.3  (1,048)

This docuseries is a revival of a series in which at-risk young people are taken into jails, where they are confronted by criminals who try to shock them into staying on the straight-and-narrow path. The series also follows up to see if the intervention worked. It airs on the A&E cable network.

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Series Finale:
11. Series Finale: "Lights Out!"
September 3, 2015
In the epic finale of Beyond Scared Straight, the life-changing series looks back on nine seasons of the explosive encounters, hilarious one-liners, and emotional breakthroughs that reached more than 550 troubled teens.
Douglas County, GA: Buttoning Buttons
10. Douglas County, GA: Buttoning Buttons
August 27, 2015
Tori, an angry 14-year-old bully and thief, meets a devoted deputy in Douglas County, GA, who tries to help open her mind to letting go of her tragic past.
St. Clair, IL: Lexi's Lockup Lash-Out
9. St. Clair, IL: Lexi's Lockup Lash-Out
August 20, 2015
Lexi, 15, is a spoiled, fighting gang member who steals from the poor to give to herself. When she is confronted by a swarm of angry inmates in jail, she physically fights back, launching the entire cellblock into chaos and lockdown.
Oklahoma City, OK: Uncle Inmate
8. Oklahoma City, OK: Uncle Inmate
August 13, 2015
Angry sisters Precious, 14, and Keyiona, 17, think they're tough enough for jail, until they are startled to discover a family member serving time at the Oklahoma County jail.
Richland County, SC: Final Jeopardy
7. Richland County, SC: Final Jeopardy
August 6, 2015
Caught on video violently attacking his mother, Dylan, a 14-year-old bully, gets a taste of his own brutality during a long overnight stay in South Carolina's Richland County Jail.
Douglas, GA: Concrete & Steel
6. Douglas, GA: Concrete & Steel
July 30, 2015
Brittany is a 4-time runaway and makes an unexpected friend in jail.
Dougherty County, GA: Weekend Worriers
5. Dougherty County, GA: Weekend Worriers
July 23, 2015
Two brothers who have a history of starting fires, stealing guns and assaulting their mom, are forced to grow up in the Dougherty County Jail, in Georgia.
Chester, SC: Cornflake, Sandbag & Frozen
4. Chester, SC: Cornflake, Sandbag & Frozen
July 16, 2015
After 18 year-old Taylor is caught at school, her only hope to start over is to participate in the youth intervention program.
Portsmouth, VA: Jail House Cookies
3. Portsmouth, VA: Jail House Cookies
July 9, 2015
Kyshawn, a 16-year-old gangbanger, physically challenges the officers and inmates at nearly every step of the tour of the Portsmouth County Jail, Virginia.
Floyd, GA: Dep. Lyle Lays Down the Law
2. Floyd, GA: Dep. Lyle Lays Down the Law
July 2, 2015
During a tour of the Floyd County, GA, jail, unpredictable Deputy Lyle bullies, coaxes and comforts to help create new futures for a car-jacking gangbanger, a shoplifting party girl, a violent fighter and a granny-robbing thief.
Fulton County, GA: Wasted Time
1. Fulton County, GA: Wasted Time
June 25, 2015
A violent teen gets a taste of what life is like in jail.
Beyond Scared Straight
Beyond Scared Straight

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Description

This docuseries is a revival of a series in which at-risk young people are taken into jails, where they are confronted by criminals who try to shock them into staying on the straight-and-narrow path. The series also follows up to see if the intervention worked. It airs on the A&E cable network.Beyond Scared Straight is a series that is currently running and has 9 seasons (105 episodes). The series first aired on January 13, 2011.

Where to Watch Beyond Scared Straight

Beyond Scared Straight is available for streaming on the A&E website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Beyond Scared Straight on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Hulu, The Roku Channel, Google Play, Apple TV and A&E.

  • Premiere Date
    January 13, 2011
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (1,048)