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Prison break: convicts on the run after Indonesia disaster

Oct 01, 2018 - 2:15 PM

The mass prison break occurs after the powerful tremor sparked a wall of water that devastated the small city of Palu on Friday

PRISON BREAK. Earthquake photo by Muhammad Rifki/AFP. Prison gate image from Shutterstock

Dozens of inmates escape in Myanmar jail break

Sep 16, 2018 - 7:16 PM

Myanmar police says escaped inmates hijacked a delivery truck and smashed through the gates of their jail

Search on for two dozen inmates after Indonesia prison break

Jul 23, 2018 - 5:54 PM

While 6 inmates were quickly apprehended after the Sunday escape, another 25 are still on the run from Doyo prison, an institution for drug offenders in easternmost Papua province, authorities say

Nearly 100 inmates escape in Ivory Coast prison break

Sep 04, 2017 - 12:45 AM

The inmates are reportedly followers of Coulibaly Yacouba the late leader of a prison mutiny last year

Son of Mexican drug lord busts out of prison

Mar 17, 2017 - 6:47 PM

Government sources say they believe the younger Esparragoza was being groomed to lead the cartel after Joaquin Guzman s arrest and extradition

WATCH: New 'Prison Break' season 5 trailer teases 'biggest escape'

Aug 11, 2016 - 12:52 PM

Michael Scofield is alive back behind bars and ready bust out with the help of Sara Lincoln and a few Fox River State Penitentiary escapees

'BIGGEST ESCAPE.' Michael Scofield is planning to get out of a Yemeni prison with the help of his brother Lincoln and his wife Sara in the upcoming 'Prison Break' revival. Screengrab from YouTube/Prison Break

WATCH: Wentworth Miller is back in 'Prison Break' new trailer

May 17, 2016 - 2:48 PM

Michael is alive – but also back in prison – in the TV series comeback season

Screengrab from YouTube/FOX

'Prison Break' star Wentworth Miller's thoughtful response to hurtful meme

Mar 29, 2016 - 1:21 PM

The first time I saw this meme pop up in my social media feed I have to admit it hurt to breathe But as with everything in life I get to assign meaning And the meaning I assign to this my image is Strength Healing Forgiveness

WENTWORTH MILLER. File photo shows the English-born, US actor at the PKO Off Plus Camera International Festival of Independent Cinema in Krakow, Poland, May 2015. Photo by Jacek Bednarczyk/Poland OUT

Taliban storm Afghan prison, free hundreds of inmates

Sep 14, 2015 - 1:13 PM

Deputy provincial governor Mohammad Ali Ahmadi says 352 inmates escaped after the attack though the Afghan interior ministry said up to 400 managed to flee

US prison break manhunt shifts, DNA reportedly found

Jun 22, 2015 - 10:54 PM

US police shift a manhunt for two escaped killers once again as DNA evidence was reportedly found in a cabin 17 days after they busted out of a New York jail

FUGITIVES. New York State Police handout composite image released 17 June 2015 showing possible appearance changes in convicted murderers David Sweat (L) and Richard Matt (R) who escaped from the maximum security Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York, USA, 06 June 2015. Photo by the New York State Police / EPA

'Possible sightings' in US hunt for escaped killers

Jun 21, 2015 - 6:58 AM

After two sightings police are expanding the hunt which appears to be closing in on the two killers

FUGITIVES. New York State Police handout composite image released 17 June 2015 showing possible appearance changes in convicted murderers David Sweat (L) and Richard Matt (R) who escaped from the maximum security Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York, USA, 06 June 2015. Photo by New York State Police/EPA

Pakistan warns prisons of 'massive' jailbreak

Dec 18, 2014 - 11:07 PM

Prison officials are asked to collaborate with local police to increase security around high profile inmates charged with terror related offenses

Boko Haram suspected in Nigeria suicide blast, prison break

Nov 03, 2014 - 9:32 PM

The 3 incidents underscore fragile security in Nigeria and again look likely to dent government claims of a ceasefire deal and peace talks to end Boko Haram violence

Indonesian police hunt 131 in prison breakout

Jul 13, 2013 - 3:28 PM

Security forces manage to regain control of the prison on Friday afternoon and recapture 81 of the 212 inmates who escaped

7 of 13 fugitives in Negros back in jail

Apr 21, 2013 - 10:00 PM

Five of the inmates were recaptured over the weekend

Prison break in Mexico near US border

Sep 18, 2012 - 1:09 PM

At least 132 inmates escaped from a Mexican prison near the US borde fleeing through a tunnel they dug in the old carpentry workshop

PRISON BREAK. Google Maps image of Piedras Negras, Coahuila