Forensic Psychiatric Hospital

"I Am a Monster": Life In a Forensic Psychiatric Hospital

John Kastner | Posted 06.23.2013 | Canada
John Kastner

Growing whispery and weepy, Jimmy tells me his story. He murdered his wife and two daughters, aged 14 and 9, with an axe. "I don't want to live," he moans, "I'm a monster." In 25 years of making prison films I've never seen an inmate crack open this way. Most killers I have encountered rarely show real remorse.

Violence Spikes At Psychiatric Hospital

CBC | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Incidents of violence are increasing at the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital in Port Coquitlam, B.C., worrying both the workers at the facility and the c...