Administarive Segregation: Solitary confinement for a minimum of one month. The place where inmates who violate prison law are sent.
Ad Seg: Administrative Segregation.
C.O: A Correctional Officer, to keep the inmates in line, break up fights, and to stop all violence.
Count: A daily check to see if every inmate is accounted for and in their correct pod.
Emerald City: Cell Block 5. A "prison within a prison" which makes the inmates follow a routine. Excersise regularly, go to drug and alcohol counseling, do the job they are assigned, attend classes, etc. Cell Block 5 is run by Tim McManus.
Em City: Emerald City.
General Population: All cell blocks excluding Cell Block 5.
Gen Pop: General Population.
Hack: Correctional Officers.
Jizz: Power, respect. To have jizz is to have other inmates respect and fear you.
Lockdown: When all inmates are placed and locked inside their pod. Lockdowns occur every day at 5:00pm. Week and month long lockdowns are performed when a large percentage of the cell block misbehaves.
Over The Rainbow: What other cell blocks are referred to by Emerald City prisoners.
Pod: An inmate's cell in Oz. Each pod houses 2 inmates.
Prag: An inmate who in under the control of another inmate. A prag is bascially another prisoner's slave.
Shakedown: A random search of every inmate and his cell to check for weapons, drugs, and any other illegal items.
The Hole: Administrative Segregation.
T*ts: Any types of drugs in prison. From street drugs to prescription drugs.