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Behind Bars: Rookie Year

Behind Bars: Rookie Year

Behind Bars: Rookie Year
Bonus: The P.A.W.S. Program at Southern
Bonus: High School Reunion
Bonus: John Barletta's Transfer
Bonus: Chaz's Photoshoot
Bonus: K-9 Attack
Bonus: Bell Checks In with Mangin and Cordova


A New Threat
New rookies hit the line in New Mexico's prison system, where violence is at an all-time high and the notorious SNM gang has declared war on all COs.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Monday,22 Oct, 2018 - 20:05
  • Tuesday,23 Oct, 2018 - 05:20
  • Tuesday,23 Oct, 2018 - 09:00
  • Tuesday,23 Oct, 2018 - 14:35
Lilly is intimidated as she works with inmates. Cordova gets knocked down a peg when he misses drugs in a gang member's cell. Timid new recruit Andrew struggles to graduate from the training academy.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Monday,29 Oct, 2018 - 20:05
  • Tuesday,30 Oct, 2018 - 05:20
  • Tuesday,30 Oct, 2018 - 09:00
  • Tuesday,30 Oct, 2018 - 14:35
Predator Vs Prey
The rookies find ways to assert their authority or risk being preyed upon by predatory inmates. Ariel is supervising a death-row inmate on tier time. Purto returns to work after a brutal inmate assault.
Survival Of The Fittest
Only the strong survive in prison, both inmate and officer alike. Purto clashes with antagonistic inmates. Andrew hits the line and questions whether he's cut out for this demanding job after all.
Boiling Point
Working in corrections tests patience and courage. Lilly gets a confidence boost when she discovers drugs in an inmate's mail, and Purto is called to a special assignment discharging a high-risk inmate.
Mind Games
For rookies, the mental game in prison can be even more challenging than the physical one. D'Angelo is frustrated when he has trouble catching inmates in his unit with contraband.
No Room For Error
Violence against the law enforcement is on the rise, and even the smallest mistake can become devastating. Israel makes an error when performing a drug test and Fabian loses track of inmates in his unit.
Building The Case
The department's case against the prison gangs is building and the rookies must learn to find evidence that will take them down for good. Purto redeems himself and assists in a major SNM drug bust.
The Ones That Make It
After a few months on the job, some rookies are finding their footing as officers while others are falling behind. Fabian makes a major mistake while Ariel begins to doubt her career choice.
Zero To 100
Violent attacks are on the rise in the prison, and things can can go from zero to 100 in a heartbeat. Rookie COs must be vigilant at all times to prevent a disaster.
It's Personal
Efforts are increased to take down the SNM gang as violence continues to rise in the prison. Officers shakedown cells of high-level SNM gang leaders, and a leader of the SNM gang tells his story.
The Take Down
The war against the SNM reaches its climax and the rookies help put the final nail in the gang's coffin. Purto takes part in a surprise raid on SNM leaders and Javier conducts his first extraction.
Is It Worth It?
Once corrections officers steps onto the tier for the first time, they become a target to some of the most hardened career criminals. This episode follows the best in class as they begin their careers.
Once corrections officers steps onto the tier for the first time, they become a target to some of the most hardened career criminals. This episode follows the best in class as they begin their careers.
Gangs are the biggest threat to maintaining order at PNM. Francisco responds to a fight, Tyler crosses the line with a gang leader and Keith assists PNM's elite gang unit.
The Con Game
Inmates are called convicts for good reason. Once inside, they have nothing but time to conjure up ingenious ways to hide contraband and manipulate COs.
The Riot
Violence is a way of life in prison and the threat of it keeps both COs and inmates on constant alert. Zach investigates a fight while Keith deals with unstable and violent inmates.
The Drug Trade
Francisco suspects an inmate is high on narcotics while Andrew takes inmates on a high-risk work detail outside of the prison.
Sink Or Swim
Keith is at a crossroads while Andrew tires to find the balance needed to be an effective CO. The training wheels come off for Zach as he faces new challenges without his mentor.
Breaking Point
With the inmate population at PNM growing, COs are becoming dangerously outnumbered. Our rookies have transformed from wide-eyed new officers to judicious veterans just in time.