Jail

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  • TV-PG
  • 2007
  • 5 Seasons
  • 6.8  (363)

The television series Jail is an action-packed inside look into the United States legal system. The show takes you inside of some of America's busiest jails where you get a glimpse of what it's like on the inside of the "big house." The show was created by John Langley in 2007 and is produced by Langley Productions. Jail is a reality/documentary type show that originated on "MyNetworkTV" on the Spike channel in September of 2007, since then there have been 60 episodes each running 22 minutes long. This show airs on another network as Inside American Jail. The show follows the booking and holding process of newly brought in suspects. Engaging and informative, people who like the show COPS, also produced by Langley and aired on the Fox Network, will enjoy this further look into the American legal process. The show intros with the rap song "Get Me Out" by Lil' Droppa, a rapper who was made famous on YouTube.

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Drunk Dunk
20. Drunk Dunk
July 15, 2017
A young man is amazed he is in jail for refusing to go to the hospital after falling down a flight of stairs while drunk. A correction officer tries to explain to a young man why carrying a gun-shaped knife is not a good idea.
Ring Swallower
19. Ring Swallower
July 8, 2017
A man tries to swallow a ring; a heroin addict seeks help to battle his addiction; and one man gets in a fight with both of his girlfriends.
Episode 18
18. Episode 18
April 22, 2017
An upset woman gets aggressive after being arrested; a smart young lady is detained for drugs; and a man swipes food from his workplace.
Episode 17
17. Episode 17
April 15, 2017
Officers discover hidden drugs on a robbery suspect during a pat down, which causes a tense confrontation.
Clowning Around
16. Clowning Around
February 11, 2017
Officers must warn a man that being dressed up as a clown is not a good idea.
Green Man
15. Green Man
February 4, 2017
Alcohol and cellphone dispute lead one to the "green suit".
Chased Down
14. Chased Down
January 28, 2017
An arrested man who makes a break for it is caught on camera.
Prison Pimping
13. Prison Pimping
November 5, 2016
A lady hauls drugs in a hidden place; an inmate utilizes candy and toothpaste for makeup; a couple act shocked when they find out that holding someone against their will is a felony; and a woman with several warrants issued to her receives an extended stay.
Kitchen Mayhem
12. Kitchen Mayhem
October 29, 2016
A man arrested for domestic violence threatens to put all the officers in jail. Inmates on kitchen duty get into a fist fight over a dish towel. A woman unsure about her sexual identity is arrested for trespassing at a friend’s home. Officers find an unusual bit of clothing when a man is changed into a jail uniform.
Breaking Rules
11. Breaking Rules
October 22, 2016
A trustee discovered himself in hot water after cops find his contraband; an oil worker doesn't believe the charge fits the crime after swiping two hedge trimmers; conflict builds when an officer and inmate butt heads.
Razors and Rage
10. Razors and Rage
October 15, 2016
A young dad commits a desperate double robbery to make ends meet; a routine shakedown becomes deadly when cops uncover alarming contraband; an inmate pretends to be innocent about her criminal past until she's approached by officers.
Irritable Inmates
9. Irritable Inmates
October 8, 2016
Over the course of a single shift, officers go toe to toe with a hotheaded inmate refusing to change cells without a fight, and deal with the whims of a homeless man who demands room service and a better cell.
Monkey Shines
8. Monkey Shines
October 1, 2016
A monkey mask ignites fear in a lady who eventually ends up in jail; a drunk man engages an officer in an unusual way; contraband is discovered in an inmate's pack of cigarettes; and a young man insists his mother pepper sprayed him over his brother's drug use.
Big Texas
7. Big Texas
September 24, 2016
An inmate makes demands of officers while behind bars. Also: a man insists police kidnapped him.
Sisters and a Sugar Daddy
6. Sisters and a Sugar Daddy
August 20, 2016
Sisters go on a crime spree and learn nobody will bail them out and a guy is arrested for breaking into his own car during a domestic fight concerning night fishing.
Self-Medicating Felon
5. Self-Medicating Felon
August 13, 2016
An inmate says he fell victim to online fraud while another inmate has a spiritual dilemma.
Ms. Sunshine
4. Ms. Sunshine
August 6, 2016
A man opts for jail time over a halfway house to get his life back together; a career criminal shows no regrets; and a woman nicknamed "Sunshine" gives authorities trouble.
One Joint Equals Custody
3. One Joint Equals Custody
July 30, 2016
A strange regular returns; a man leaves Mexico and details his escape; a young woman shares secrets about her life as a stripper; and a woman fights alcoholism while dealing with a negative relationship.
Half-Baked Brisket
2. Half-Baked Brisket
July 23, 2016
A guy arrested on drug warrants gets angry about the brisket he abandoned on the grill; a drunk man flirts with the prison staff; an inmate sells tree leaves as marijuana to an undercover cop.
Rough and Rowdy
1. Rough and Rowdy
July 9, 2016
A driver with an infant in her backseat texts, drinks and operates a vehicle; following his arrest for shoplifting, a young guy figures out the consequences of his crime.
Description

The television series Jail is an action-packed inside look into the United States legal system. The show takes you inside of some of America's busiest jails where you get a glimpse of what it's like on the inside of the "big house."

The show was created by John Langley in 2007 and is produced by Langley Productions. Jail is a reality/documentary type show that originated on "MyNetworkTV" on the Spike channel in September of 2007, since then there have been 60 episodes each running 22 minutes long. This show airs on another network as Inside American Jail.

The show follows the booking and holding process of newly brought in suspects. Engaging and informative, people who like the show COPS, also produced by Langley and aired on the Fox Network, will enjoy this further look into the American legal process.

The show intros with the rap song "Get Me Out" by Lil' Droppa, a rapper who was made famous on YouTube.

  • Premiere Date
    September 4, 2007
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (363)