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Supermax Prison

ADX Florence, located in Florence, Colorado, is a federal Supermax prison. Known as the Alcatraz of the Rockies, Supermax is home to over 400 of the most dangerous and violent offenders in the federal prison system. The Unabomber Ted Kaczynski, Oklahoma City bombing co-conspirator Terry Nichols, the Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and several other terrorists are serving time at the ADX.

The judge also ordered Arthur Lee Cofield Jr. to pay millions in restitution, including $11 million for the money he stole from billionaire movie producer Sidney Kimmel while inside the Georgia DOC’s Special Management Unit
Abu Hamza, a former imam featured on the “Preachers of Hate” series, is serving a life sentence on charges of terrorism and kidnapping
Two convicted bank robbery inmates broke out of their 17th floor cell of the Metropolitan Correctional Center and rappelled down the building’s sheer face
Justice department pushes prosecutors to seek funds Tsarnaev, R. Kelly and other killers and sexual predators have stashed in commissary accounts
Marco Paredes-Machado claims he was classified as a member of the ISIS terrorist group to justify moving him to the maximum-security prison
Paul Valentino wanted to be a third-generation law enforcement officer, and fortunately, his first stop along the way was a supermax prison
Focusing on her experience working in the Federal Bureau of Prisons, a female psychologist gives an account of the world inside the system
The project will allow the state to design the prison in a more efficient layout requiring fewer COs to watch over inmates
El Chapo will be serving out the rest of his days in the “Alcatraz of the Rockies”
Chances are “El Chapo” will be at the notorious Supermax prison in Colo. that has a 100 percent no-escape record
The Supermax – designed to be confining in every way – houses the nation’s most dangerous and notorious criminals
A new movie being made about ADX Florence may impact the public’s opinion of the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), conditions of confinement, restrictive housing and segregation units
Tsarnaev’s lawyers argue that who Tsarnaev meets, speaks with and writes to remains “privileged and confidential defense information”
Homeland Security
Correctional staff at the “supermax” prison in Florence, Colo. protect us each day by housing dozens of terrorists