NY State Prison Greene: It Was A Bloody War


NY State Prison Greene: It Was A Bloody War


The title says it all, this isn't for the squeamish. This is what happens in prison, no good, all bad and ugly.

Watch Laz tell it here.

The Greene Correctional Facility is a state prison for men located in Coxsackie, Greene County, New York, owned and operated by the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision.

The facility opened in 1989 and holds 1582 inmates at medium security, which includes 171 held in a maximum-security unit. Greene is adjacent to the state's Coxsackie Correctional Facility, originally built in 1935. Violent felony offenders housed at this jail are responsible for the death of numerous other inmates while in custody at this facility. The inmates at this facility are also responsible for numerous assaults on staff.