These are the top 10 most dangerous prisons in the world, one cannot be blamed for viewing these prisons as practically hell on earth.
5. Gitarama Prison
Established more than 20-years ago, this prison is infamous for its inhumane conditions and its extremely over populated cells.
The prison was only built to incarnate just 400 awaiting trails inmates but as of today its home to over 7000 inmates and most of the time inmates spend standing due to the lack of space and sleep packed like sardines due to this many have rotten feet and on numerous occasions inmates have requested for amputations to ease the pain.
Located in an Island Black Beach is one of the most dangerous prisons in the world, gang violence is on its highest high which include sexual assaults, stabbings and drug trade within the prison system.
3. Poolsmor Prison
Poolsmor is located in the Western cape of South Africa, home to the world’s most dangerous gangs notoriously known as the Number Gangs divided into three camps known as the 26s,27s and the 28s.
These gangs rule with fear and intimidation killings of inmates and prison personnel is no stranger to this prison according to stats about two people die or are fatally injured in Poolsmor prison every day.
2. Rikers Island Prison
Rikers Prison maximum security prison is one of the most deadliest in the world it holds the worst of the worst from serial killers to serial sexual offenders, there is also a high rate of suicide in this prison and gang violence is another emerging problem here.
1. Carandiru Penitentiary.
Carandiru Penitentiary in Brazil, South America is arguably the most violent and deadly prison in the world with a rate of about five people killed each day the gangs rule the prison system along with the drug and prostitution within their ranks.
Which other notorious prisons locally or abroad do you know off who have a fearsome reputation? please share your thoughts on the comment section down below.
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