Emmy-nominated reality TV crime series that followed at-risk teens in different inmate-run programs in the United States. After prison, the show followed up with each inmate to see how the programs impacted their lives.
The series is a follow-up to the original 1978 documentary Scared Straight! The doc was followed by Scared Straight! Another Story (1980), Scared Straight! 10 Years Later (1987) and Scared Straight! 20 Years Later (1999).
Inmates of the show were named Cecilia, Emily, Leanna, Priscilla and Roderiguez.