Your daily briefing for podcasting and on-demand
Forgotten Prison

Listen to this podcast

Forgotten Prison

A history podcast from KNKX Public Radio
Website: https://www.knkx.org

McNeil Island in South Puget Sound is the Alcatraz you’ve never heard of. The now-abandoned prison on McNeil operated for 136 years. Today, the island is home to the Special Commitment Center, which houses Washington state’s “sexually violent predators.” A collaboration between KNKX and the Washington State Historical Society, Forgotten Prison tells the stories of inmates, guards, and children who grew up on the island. The history of this forgotten place can tell us a lot about how and why we lock people up.

Listen now

Listen elsewhere

Information for podcasters

Directories
This podcast appears to be missing from Spotify and iHeartRadio. We list all the podcast directories to be in.

Subscribe to Podnews and keep up to date
Our daily newsletter has the latest news from podcasting, jobs and events.

Our privacy policy keeps your data safe.

Tools

Privacy: In common with all podcast players, pressing "play" on the inbuilt player above will download the audio directly from the podcast host. That will share some data (like your IP address or details of your device) with them.
Affiliate links: This page links to Apple Podcasts. We may receive a commission for purchases made via those links.
Cache: We cache most information on these pages, and are currently caching pages for at least fourteen days. This page was produced on September 15 at 07:55:39 UTC. Flush the cache

Get a global view on podcasting and on-demand with our daily news briefing

Subscribe to our daily newsletter by email, free