season 7

Travelers share stories of being arrested in foreign countries.

S7 E10 - Hunting Mr. Nice
When British schoolteacher Howard Marks agrees to help an old friend finish off a drug deal, he has no idea that it will be the start of a new career.
06.12.13 | 44m
S7 E9 - Fast, Furious and Busted
Hot-shot street racer Rick breaks into cars to support his young family but soon he's involved in a criminal gang and the police are on his tail.
06.05.13 | 44m
S7 E8 - Vegas Mobster
Vegas 1979, and Frank Cullotta's 'Hole in the Wall' gang is becoming notorious. The FBI catches up to him and while not exactly 'locked up abroad,' he enters witness protection. Now Frank shares his mob secrets.
05.29.13 | 44m
S7 E7 - Hippie Mafia
Eddie Padilla is living the 'high life' and drug smuggling to support his cocaine habit. But a run-in with the Peruvian police sends him to a prison called 'House of the Devil.' Eddie tells the story of his daring escape.
05.22.13 | 44m
S7 E6 - Mexican Prison Escape
Two surfers caught smuggling escaped their Mexican jail.
05.15.13 | 44m
S7 E5 - The Real Argo
Hear the real story behind the Academy Award-winning movie 'Argo' from those who inspired it. Locked Up Abroad sits down with Antonio Mendez, the CIA officer portrayed by Ben Affleck, along with former hostages.
05.05.13 | 44m
S7 E4 - Buried Alive
For Roy Hallums, a routine trip to the office turned into the fight for his life. In 2004, the 20-year Navy veteran was working in Iraq when he was suddenly kidnapped. Locked Up Abroad goes inside his harrowing story of survival.
05.01.13 | 44m
S7 E3 - Raving Arizona
Shaun Attwood left England to be a stockbroker in America. He soon finds himself dealing ecstasy and living the high life. When he angers a mafia boss, he retreats to being a stockbroker, but it proves to be too little too late.
04.24.13 | 44m
S7 E2 - Snakes on a Plane
Tom Crutchfield smuggled snakes, tarantulas and king cobras around the world. But when the U.S. builds a case against him, Tom escapes to Belize. There, authorities imprison him without electricity or plumbing.
04.17.13 | 44m
S7 E1 - Vietnam POWS: McCain & Brace
The story of Vietnam POWs Ernie Brace and John McCain.
04.17.13 | 44m