We always hear about the daring and miraculous prison escapes attempted by various men around the world, but there are many women who have managed to escape as well. Their methods and motivations vary as much you’d expect any other sampling of prisoners to. The same is true for the nature what crimes got them placed behind bars.
Some worked together to escape through teamwork, while others simply walked off at the right moment. Some fled from abuse by guards, others escaped to protect loves ones, and some just wanted out. Here are the top ten women to make their own way out of prison.