The last attempted escape from Alcatraz occurred in December 1962, when two inmates, John Paul Scott and Darl Parker, crawled out a window in the prison
In 1958, Aaron Burgett and Clyde Johnson run for the shoreline. Officers catch Johnson, but Burgett won't give up.
The most violent escape attempt at Alcatraz occurred in 1946. Three inmates and two officers lost their lives and 18 others were injured.
In 1945, inmate John Giles attempted a vary clever escape, using forged documents and a stolen uniform.
During a 1943 escape attempt prison guards shoot at four men as they enter the water. Two surrender peacefully, two others die.
Most convicts enlisted the help of others in order to escape 'The Rock' but in 1940 Ted Walters decides to go it alone.
Upon his arrival at Alcatraz, Doc Barker forms a new gang and begins plotting his escape.
It was supposed to be escape proof, yet in 1938 three notorious bank robbers decide to take Alcatraz by force.
The world's most notorious prison opens for business and Joseph Bowers plans his escape.
The cast members of Alcatraz discuss their characters.
Alcatraz Sneak Peek
Santiago and Jorge share some Comic-Con tips tricks they have learned over the years.
Jason Butler Harner and Parminder Nagra explain the new FOX show Alcatraz.
A chilling new thriller centered on America's most infamous prison and one-time home to the nation's most notorious murderers, rapists, kidnappers and thieves.
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