Prohibition 100, Part 3: Corruption in prison mirrored corruption everywhere

KYW Newsradio Audio On-Demand
Wednesday, January 22nd
Lawlessness in Philadelphia ran amok during Prohibition, from corrupt public servants to organized crime to everyday citizens who just wanted to drink. KYW's John McDevitt and Paul Kurtz report the risk of getting caught was worth the risk to those involved. (Image: Newspaper clipping about corruption at Eastern State Penitentiary during the Prohibition era. Credit: Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio)