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#Jail Break

# jail-break - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Nine fatally shot by police in escape from Brazilian jail

19 others remain on the run from the Barra de Grota prison.

# jail-break - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Thieves in Italy broke IN to a prison to steal €5,000

The money had been left in a safe for prisoners by their families.

# jail-break - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Prisoner has been on the run since 1995

Joint Oireachtas Committee hears that there are 19 prisoners unlawfully at large – one for 17 years.

# jail-break - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Two escape from garda custody in Limerick

The men were being transferred from the District Court to Limerick Prison.

# jail-break - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

Dozens of al-Qaeda fighters escape from Yemeni jail

Daring escape shows al-Qaeda’s growing confidence at challenging authorities in southern Yemen amid country’s unrest.

# jail-break - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Search continues for over 480 Afghan prisoners who dug their way out of jail

Prisoners spent five months digging the tunnel and preparing for their escape – and just over four hours getting out through it.