Blackgate Penitentiary is a prison located near Gotham City.
In 2019, Raymond Calverick was incarcerated at Blackgate for obstruction of justice and for framing several innocent individuals for crimes they did not commit; simply to raise his reputation for personal gain.
- Bertrand Eldon (executioner; resigned; deceased)
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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