Santa Rita jail holds criminals from some of Oakland's most dangerous gangs. For gang members, prison is a harsh training ground where they are indoctrinated into the prison gang code. Keeping the peace is a never ending challenge that requires more than just watching over the inmates. It requires constant surveillance and vigilance. For some, towing the line and steering clear of fights is the only way to avoid a life long sentence. Witness the daily gang struggle as guards apply a constant reminder of who's house the prisoners are in, and who's in charge.
Film Duration: 00:41