Kingston Pen Closing

An Infamous Institution With A Dark, Storied Past

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2012 | Canada Politics

It looms large over the city, its towering stone walls concealing the buildings that have housed some of the country's most notorious inmates over tim...

Ottawa Closing Canada's Most Notorious Jail

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.19.2012 | Canada Politics

Ottawa will be closing Kingston Penitentiary, Canada's most notorious maximum-security prison in the next two years, the government announced on Thurs...