Why Inmates Act Out In Solitary Confinement
There are a couple of quick facts that I should share with you before you watch this. Fact #1 – you don’t want to go to prison. Fact #2 – prison is horrible and it’s supposed to be that way. Hiding razors, slashing veins, causing chaos. That’s what Stephen Kirkley is up to in solitary confinement. Stephen is one of the worst behaved inmates in the solitary unit of the Maine State Prison. He’s serving a five year sentence for robbery. He says he causes trouble just to let the guards know he can. Maine State Prison is trying to reduce the number of inmates in solitary. This is how they’re working with Stephen.