At least six inmates in Florida have used forged documents in attempts to escape from prison, including two killers who were mistakenly freed because of the paperwork, authorities said Tuesday.
At least 11 inmates escaped from a Greek prison Friday night after gunmen brazenly attacked the site with grenades and automatic weapons, kicking off a nightlong standoff between police and prisoners. Two guards were injured, one of them seriously.
Two Quebec inmates staged a dramatic helicopter escape from prison Sunday and were captured shortly after. Here are some other notable helicopter prison breaks.
A brazen though ultimately unsuccessful Quebec helicopter jailbreak over the weekend allegedly began after a gun was pulled on the helicopter’s pilot.
Quebec provincial police have arrested four people, including two escaped inmates, after a brazen jailbreak and an escape via helicopter Sunday afternoon.