Prison Escape

Convicted Murderer Absconds From Prison

PA | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK

Police are hunting a convicted murderer who has absconded from an open prison. Craig Black, who was jailed for life in 1995, left HMP Leyhill in So...

More Prisoners Escaping As Spending Cuts Bite

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK

The number of prisoner escapes has increased as staffing numbers are cut, MPs have warned. Assaults on staff, suicides and self harm are also up, s...

Only The High Heels Gave Him Away

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 06.04.2012 | UK

Donning a slinky lilac dress, a flowing black wig and white bra, drug trafficker Ronaldo Silva managed to slip past prison guards and make a sultry es...

Police Release CCTV Images Of Violent Prisoner Escape

PA | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

Police hunting for a violent prisoner who went on the run after being sprung from the clutches of two prison guards as they escorted him to hospital h...

Police Launch Manhunt As Prisoner Escapes From Hospital

PA | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK

A manhunt was under way after two prison officers were threatened at gunpoint and forced to release a prisoner on Wednesday. No one was hurt in the...

Arrest Made In Hunt For Fugitive 'Extremely Dangerous' Murder Suspect

PA | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK

Detectives hunting an "extremely dangerous" murder suspect who escaped from a prison van following a "well-orchestrated armed ambush" have arrested a ...

'Dangerous' Murder Suspect John Anslow On The Run After Prison Van Ambush

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2012 | UK

A 'dangerous' murder suspect is on the run after a van taking inmates to court was ambushed today. Police have issued an urgent appeal for informat...

Prisoner Escapes From Van In Ambush

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK

A prisoner has escaped after a van taking inmates to court was ambushed today, sources said. The prison van was stopped by a car and its driver thr...

Two Prisoners Escape In Van Attack

PA | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION An armed gang has sprung two prisoners from a security van. Police were called to Trinity Way in Manchester following reports ...

Man Hides Inside Suitcase In Prison Escape Attempt

PA | Posted 05.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A woman has been caught trying to sneak her common-law husband out of a Mexican prison in a suitcase following a conjugal visit. ...