The six people seated at a table in the visitors room at the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility shared a common experience they each were impacted by a violent crime.
Their audience also shared a common thread they each had been convicted of a crime.
Two perilous inmates jumped out of a running police vehicle after cutting its iron bars, at Adiala Road Thursday evening. The escorting police, however, arrested them after a long chase, police said, adding a police official hurt during the hunting of the accused.
A 21-year-old inmate at the Kettle Moraine Correctional Institution was briefly hospitalized Tuesday after swallowing a razorblade, according to a state Department of Corrections spokesman.
A woman has pleaded guilty to using a false ID badge to enter a US corrections facility in Maryland while posing as an attorney so she could have Sex with an inmate.
The lawyer Tiffany Weaver, 29, impersonated in November last year was on maternity leave at the time.