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  • Wed., February 6, 2013 7:41pm
    State prison officials have named a new interim warden at a northwest Georgia prison where three inmates have died since mid-December. Department of...
  • Wed., September 26, 2012 8:11am
    The state Department of Corrections is hosting a military personnel job fair Wednesday at State Offices South at Tift College in Forsyth. The...
  • Sun., September 23, 2012 10:00am
    Two state agencies in Georgia are teaming up on a dual certification program that equips graduates with the skills to work as either a parole officer...
  • Fri., August 3, 2012 3:15pm
    The Georgia Department of Corrections is moving more than a dozen prison officials. The changes affect prisons across the state but are being called...
  • Fri., August 3, 2012 6:58am
    Records show that one of the drugs that was to be used in Warren Lee Hill's scheduled execution in Georgia last month had expired two weeks...
  • Wed., July 18, 2012 11:05am
    Some inmates at a state prison are continuing a hunger strike to protest a variety of issues. Supporters of the inmates demonstrated outside the...
  • Wed., July 18, 2012 7:17am
    The Georgia Department of Corrections said in a statement Tuesday it will begin using a single dose of the sedative pentobarbital for the death...
  • Fri., June 22, 2012 5:31pm
    State officials are working to increase the number of prison inmates who have access to skills training and remedial high school coursework. The goal...
  • Fri., January 20, 2012 8:43am
    The police chief of a north Georgia town has resigned after a scathing report found his department violated its policies while investigating the...
  • Wed., November 23, 2011 9:18am
    State officials said illegal cell phones inside the Telfair State Prison were the cause of a large fight Monday night that led to three inmates being...