Scenes at Alcatraz Prison after the escape of two prisoners.
Titles read: "ESCAPE FROM A FAMOUS PRISON".
San Francisco, United States of America.
Various shots of the exterior of Alcatraz Prison as American commentator tells us that two men escaped from the jail and got into a boat with waiting accomplices.
San Franciscan policemen stand in a line, looking at photographs of the two men; Police Chief William J Quinn is among them. C/Us of mug shots of the two escaped convicts - Ralph Roe and Ted Cole. Brief shot of a guard standing beside cells inside the prison.