MSNBC has full episodes of "Lockup: Raw" available on its website. As of May 2015, the program airs at 9:00 p.m. EST on Saturdays. Other programs in the "Lockup" franchise include "World Tour," "Extended Stay," "Special Investigation" and "Life after Lockup."
"Lockup: Raw" shows unaired footage from production crews' visits to various prisons. The program also features crew members' comments about the visits and the inmates. Most programs end with a recap that explains what happened to the featured inmate in the following months or years. The program occasionally returns to a prison to film a follow-up episode on a featured inmate. "Lockup: Raw" has been filmed in several states, including California, New Mexico, North Carolina and Utah.