Kerobokan Prison

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The entrance to the prison

Kerobokan Prison is a prison located in Kerobokan, Badung Regency, on the Indonesian island of Bali. The prison opened in 1979 and contains about 1000 male and female prisoners of various nationalities.

Notable prisoners[edit]

  • Schapelle Corby - 20 years;. She was granted parole on 7 February 2014 and was released on 10 February 2014.[1]
  • Michael Blanc - Life sentence Granted parole and released in January 2014.
  • Bali Bombers - Amrozi bin Nurhasyim and Imam Samudra - executed by firing squad for their key roles in the 2002 nightclub bombings in Kuta, Bali
  • Bali Nine - nine Australians apprehended at Denpasar Airport with heroin strapped to their bodies
  • Lindsay Sandiford, British woman sentenced to death for drug trafficking[2]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "The Shockig Inside Story of Bali’s Most Notorious Jail". Retrieved 4 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Lindsay June Sandiford Sentenced To Death By Indonesian Court After Smuggling $2.5 Million Worth Of Cocaine Into Bali". International Business Times (Etienne Uzac). 22 January 2013. Retrieved 23 January 2013. 

Coordinates: 8°40′22″S 115°10′5″E / 8.67278°S 115.16806°E / -8.67278; 115.16806