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Beyond Scared Straight is the Emmy®-nominated series that profiles unique crime prevention programs aimed at deterring troubled teens from jail. The program follows teens who pride themselves on bad behavior ranging from theft, drugs, promiscuity, gang affiliation, violence and arson. These defiant adolescents are forced to spend a day (and sometimes a night) in jail, interacting with convicted felons who give them first-hand experience of life behind bars with the hope that they see where the path of destruction they are headed down could lead them.

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Description

Beyond Scared Straight is the Emmy®-nominated series that profiles unique crime prevention programs aimed at deterring troubled teens from jail. The program follows teens who pride themselves on bad behavior ranging from theft, drugs, promiscuity, gang affiliation, violence and arson. These defiant adolescents are forced to spend a day (and sometimes a night) in jail, interacting with convicted felons who give them first-hand experience of life behind bars with the hope that they see where the path of destruction they are headed down could lead them.

    • EPISODE 1

    Fulton County, GA: Wasted Time

    James is a very aggressive 15-year-old whose attacks on his mother forced her to Taser and pepper-spray him in self-defense, and to send James on a tour of the Fulton County jail in Georgia.

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    • 42 Minutes

    James is a very aggressive 15-year-old whose attacks on his mother forced her to Taser and pepper-spray him in self-defense, and to send James on a tour of the Fulton County jail in Georgia.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Floyd, GA - Dep. Lyle Lays Down the Law

    During a tour of the Floyd County, GA, jail, unpredictable Deputy Lyle bullies, coaxes and comforts to help create new futures for a car-jacking gangbanger, a shoplifting party girl, a violent fighter and a granny-robbing thief.

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    • 42 Minutes

    During a tour of the Floyd County, GA, jail, unpredictable Deputy Lyle bullies, coaxes and comforts to help create new futures for a car-jacking gangbanger, a shoplifting party girl, a violent fighter and a granny-robbing thief.

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    • CC
    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    Portsmouth, VA: Jail House Cookies

    Kyshawn, a 16-year-old gangbanger, physically challenges the officers and inmates at nearly every step of the tour of the Portsmouth County Jail, Virginia.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Kyshawn, a 16-year-old gangbanger, physically challenges the officers and inmates at nearly every step of the tour of the Portsmouth County Jail, Virginia.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 4

    Chester, SC: Cornflake, Sandbag & Frozen

    After 18 year-old Taylor is caught at school, unaware she is carrying someone else's weapons, her only hope for a clean slate is to take part in the youth intervention program at the Chester County jail in South Carolina.

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    • 42 Minutes

    After 18 year-old Taylor is caught at school, unaware she is carrying someone else's weapons, her only hope for a clean slate is to take part in the youth intervention program at the Chester County jail in South Carolina.

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    • CC
    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 5

    Dougherty County, GA- "Weekend Worriers"

    Starting fires, stealing guns and assaulting their mom, baby-faced brothers, Matthew, 12, and Carter, 13, must grow up fast to survive in Dougherty County Jail, in Georgia.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Starting fires, stealing guns and assaulting their mom, baby-faced brothers, Matthew, 12, and Carter, 13, must grow up fast to survive in Dougherty County Jail, in Georgia.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 6

    Douglas, GA: Concrete & Steel

    A four-time runaway, sixteen-year old Brittany refuses to back down to inmates or deputies of the Douglas County jail in Georgia, but finds an unlikely ally behind bars.

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    • 42 Minutes

    A four-time runaway, sixteen-year old Brittany refuses to back down to inmates or deputies of the Douglas County jail in Georgia, but finds an unlikely ally behind bars.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 7

    Richland County, SC: "Final Jeopardy" (#74)

    Caught on video violently attacking his mother, Dylan, a 14-year-old bully, gets a taste of his own brutality during a long overnight stay in South Carolina's Richland County Jail.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Caught on video violently attacking his mother, Dylan, a 14-year-old bully, gets a taste of his own brutality during a long overnight stay in South Carolina's Richland County Jail.

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    • CC
    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 8

    Oklahoma City, OK: Uncle Inmate

    Angry sisters Precious, 14, and Keyiona, 17, think they're tough enough for jail, until they are startled to discover a family member serving time at the Oklahoma County jail.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Angry sisters Precious, 14, and Keyiona, 17, think they're tough enough for jail, until they are startled to discover a family member serving time at the Oklahoma County jail.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 9

    St. Clair, IL: Lexi's Lockup Lash-Out

    Lexi, 15, is a spoiled, fighting gang member who steals from the poor to give to herself. When she is confronted by a swarm of angry inmates in jail, she physically fights back, launching the entire cellblock into chaos and lockdown.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Lexi, 15, is a spoiled, fighting gang member who steals from the poor to give to herself. When she is confronted by a swarm of angry inmates in jail, she physically fights back, launching the entire cellblock into chaos and lockdown.

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    • CC
    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 10

    Douglas County, GA: Buttoning Buttons

    Tori, an angry 14-year-old bully and thief, meets a devoted deputy in Douglas County, GA, who tries to help open her mind to letting go of her tragic past.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Tori, an angry 14-year-old bully and thief, meets a devoted deputy in Douglas County, GA, who tries to help open her mind to letting go of her tragic past.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 11

    Series Finale- "Lights Out!"

    In the epic finale of Beyond Scared Straight, the life-changing series looks back on nine seasons of the explosive encounters, hilarious one-liners, and emotional breakthroughs that reached more than 550 troubled teens.

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    • 42 Minutes

    In the epic finale of Beyond Scared Straight, the life-changing series looks back on nine seasons of the explosive encounters, hilarious one-liners, and emotional breakthroughs that reached more than 550 troubled teens.

    • HD
    • CC
    • 42 Minutes
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