Tue., July 12, 2011 3:07pm
The Southern Center for Human Rights is suing the Georgia Department of Corrections over alleged inmate abuse.
Tue., June 7, 2011 1:45pm
Sodium thiopental being replaced with pentobarbital. Georgia one of four states making the switch following a drug shortage. Barbituate is one of...
Tue., February 1, 2011 3:48pm
Gov. Deal is pushing more alternative programs for non-violent drug offenders. It's a way to deal with the state's staggering prison...
Mon., January 24, 2011 3:28pm
Execution of Emmanuel Hammond will go forward. Defense attorney's say Georgia Department of Corrections bought lethal injection drugs from...
Tue., January 11, 2011 4:45pm
Faced with a shrinking state budget, Governor Deal said Georgia spends about 3 million dollars a day to run the Department of Corrections and he laid...
Thu., January 6, 2011 5:16pm
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating 2 prisons in Tattnall and Macon Counties for possible abuse by guards. GBI Spokesman John...
Wed., December 15, 2010 5:06pm
The Georgia Department of Corrections says it is returning prisons that have been on lockdown status to normal operating conditions. Inside the...
Wed., September 22, 2010 1:06pm
Bibb County jail overcrowded. State is not picking up inmates bound for prison. Mentally ill prisoners are stuck in jail as well.
Sun., November 29, 2009 8:06pm
County jails across the state are seeing an increase in the number of state
Tue., October 13, 2009 12:02pm
Hundreds turned out in Millen for a public meeting on a new state prison th