After pleading to a lesser charge, Ryan Wilder spent eighteen months here instead of being sentenced to five years. Ryan was caught with drugs in her possession, though she was holding them for Angelique Martin.
In 2019, Raymond Calverick was incarcerated at Blackgate for obstruction of justice and for framing several innocent individuals for crimes they did not commit; for personal gain in order to raise his reputation.
Arthur Brown escaped from Blackgate after fooling a guard.
- Bertrand Eldon (executioner; resigned; deceased)
- Arthur Brown/Cluemaster
- Raymond Calverick
- Chuck Dodgson
- Vasily Kosov
- Candice Long/Candy Lady
- Miguel Robles/The Detonator
- Johnny Sabatino
- Victor Zsasz
- Reggie Harris (released until date of new trial; deceased)
- Jacob Kane (released)
- Ryan Wilder (released)
Behind the scenes
- Within the DC comics universe, Blackgate Penitentiary is located in Gotham City, the home of the superhero Batman. Blackgate is primarily used for holding any criminal that is not considered criminally insane enough to be placed in Arkham Asylum.
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