In 1998 famously tough Montague County district attorney Tim Cole sent a teenager to prison for life for his part in a brutal murder.
Historic photos of Texas prisons show riots, rodeos and chain gangs
Haunted Destination: Central Unit Prison
Inmates exercise at the California Institution for Men state prison in Chino, June REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Years ago, every Sunday in October, Huntsville would play host to the “the world’s fastest, wildest rodeo.” You might remember it as the Texas Prison Rodeo.
Italian serial killer Leonarda Cianciulli was famous for turning victims into tea cakes and serving them to guests. Death Facts: 20 Facts about Death you didn't know ←FACTSlides→ don't eat the tea cakes!