Italian murderer back in prison after his seventh escape

Italian murderer back in prison after his seventh escape

"We always escape for love," the fugitive told police, though no one else was with him when he was found at a rural property in Sardinia.

Police hunt escaped prisoners in southern Italy after quarantine sparks riots

Police hunt escaped prisoners in southern Italy after quarantine sparks riots

Fifteen Italian prison officers probed for alleged torture

Fifteen Italian prison officers probed for alleged torture

Italian prisoners to get Skype privileges

Italian prisoners to get Skype privileges

Italian who shot at Africans jailed for 12 years

Italian who shot at Africans jailed for 12 years

‘The Beast’ of Sicilian mafia, Totò Riina, dies in prison

‘The Beast’ of Sicilian mafia, Totò Riina, dies in prison

The Italian nursery pulling down the walls of prison

The Italian nursery pulling down the walls of prison

Sicily police recapture three escapees from island prison

Sicily police recapture three escapees from island prison

Italian courthouse cafe offers prisoners jobs serving coffee to judges

Italian courthouse cafe offers prisoners jobs serving coffee to judges

Council of Europe warns Italy over crowded jails

Council of Europe warns Italy over crowded jails

Woman flees Turin jail, abandoning baby daughter

Woman flees Turin jail, abandoning baby daughter

Three inmates used knotted bedsheets to escape Florence jail

Three inmates used knotted bedsheets to escape Florence jail

Fourteen prison officers investigated over knotted bedsheets escape

Fourteen prison officers investigated over knotted bedsheets escape

Fountain thief gets suspended sentence for stealing 60 cents

Fountain thief gets suspended sentence for stealing 60 cents

Ancient prison which housed St Peter re-opens in Rome

Ancient prison which housed St Peter re-opens in Rome

7,000 Italians wrongfully imprisoned each year: report

7,000 Italians wrongfully imprisoned each year: report

Italy arrests Syrian fugitive and Swiss prison guard lover

Italy arrests Syrian fugitive and Swiss prison guard lover

Killer escapes Italian prison using knotted bed sheets

Killer escapes Italian prison using knotted bed sheets

Italy’s landmark mafia trial goes to prison

Italy’s landmark mafia trial goes to prison

Italy mulls ‘love rooms’ for prison inmates

Italy mulls ‘love rooms’ for prison inmates

Acid-throwing mum to see baby in prison

Acid-throwing mum to see baby in prison

Rugby prepares Italian inmates for rehabilitation

Rugby prepares Italian inmates for rehabilitation

Guards suspended over Facebook suicide mock

Guards suspended over Facebook suicide mock

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Jail for Italy high-speed rail link protesters

Doggy love works wonders at Italian prison

Doggy love works wonders at Italian prison

Padua inmate paid €5k over ‘inhumane’ cell

Padua inmate paid €5k over ‘inhumane’ cell

Rome man begs for jail to escape wife

Rome man begs for jail to escape wife

VIDEO: Inmates get ‘Happy’ in Italian prison

VIDEO: Inmates get ‘Happy’ in Italian prison

Italian prison blasted over inmate ‘happy hour’

Italian prison blasted over inmate ‘happy hour’

Italian nurse ‘smuggled drugs in shower gel’

Italian nurse ‘smuggled drugs in shower gel’

‘Guards sexually abused foreign prisoners’

‘Guards sexually abused foreign prisoners’

Italy’s jailbirds are ‘packed like sardines’

Italy’s jailbirds are ‘packed like sardines’

Italy praised for improving jail conditions

Italy praised for improving jail conditions

Italy’s crowded prisons among worst in Europe

Italy’s crowded prisons among worst in Europe

Sicilian mafia boss ‘bites off and eats’ prison guard’s finger

Sicilian mafia boss ‘bites off and eats’ prison guard’s finger

Robbers break out of jail using knotted sheets

Robbers break out of jail using knotted sheets

Italian mafia boss to teach prison law course

Italian mafia boss to teach prison law course

Prison boss keeps job after killer’s escape

Prison boss keeps job after killer’s escape

Prison suicides spur urgent calls for reform

Prison suicides spur urgent calls for reform

Drug dealer begs for jail to escape nagging wife

Drug dealer begs for jail to escape nagging wife

Serial killer flees jail after leaving to visit his mum

Serial killer flees jail after leaving to visit his mum

Couple get jail term for sex at Rome monument

Couple get jail term for sex at Rome monument

Robbers steal thousands in jail break-in

Robbers steal thousands in jail break-in

Bari prison hosts first inmate wedding

Bari prison hosts first inmate wedding

Inmates plan protest over soaring shop prices

Inmates plan protest over soaring shop prices

Italy to release 4,000 prisoners: minister

Italy to release 4,000 prisoners: minister

Italian prison inmates start new fashion brand

Italian prison inmates start new fashion brand

Misheard word led to 20 years’ wrongful imprisonment for Italian man

Misheard word led to 20 years’ wrongful imprisonment for Italian man

‘Heroic’ French farmer faces jail for helping migrants across Italian border

‘Heroic’ French farmer faces jail for helping migrants across Italian border

Convicted killer escapes Rome prison amid quake chaos

Convicted killer escapes Rome prison amid quake chaos

Murderer flees jail using rope of knotted sheets

Murderer flees jail using rope of knotted sheets