Elizabeth Demming has been set-up by her boyfriend Danny. Flying home from their romantic ski holiday she is unaware that Danny has placed several packages of cocaine inside her skis. A shocked Elizabeth is arrested at the airport, convicted, and sentenced to serve in the brutal women's Correctional Institution. Innocent and terrified, Elizabeth starts her prison life with a savage fight resulting in a visit to the Warden. Warden Fletcher is cruel, corrupt and unsympathetic, and reigns with an iron fist. Drug taking, lesbian sex, rape and beatings are everyday occurrence in her concrete hell called prison.