Preview – 60 Days in Jail

60 Days in Prison

This new documentary series from Channel 4 looks into some of the disturbing events going on inside one of America’s prisons.

60 Days in Jail begins with Jamey Noel, sheriff of Clark Country, Indiana, who has had trouble taking crime and corruption inside one of his jails. In order to get down to the root of the problem, he decides to send in seven people, who have committed no crimes at all, into Clark County jail as undercover inmates, reporting on what is going on. The undercover inmates are given advice and training on life inside the nick, and must try their best not to get rumbled. Will try be able to succeed without getting caught?

60 Days in Jail is on Channel 4 at 22.00.