Wed., September 4, 2013 6:04pm
The mother of a Georgia inmate killed during a fight in a prison cell has filed a federal lawsuit accusing prison officials of civil rights...
Mon., July 1, 2013 8:00am
Sixteen corrections officers at a northwest Georgia prison have either quit or are transferring as a new warden is set to begin duty. Some guards say...
Thu., April 4, 2013 12:30pm
A group that focuses on fighting human rights violations against inmates has sued the commissioner of the Georgia Department of Corrections, saying...
Mon., March 25, 2013 8:01am
Law enforcement officials say violence within Georgia prisons has left 12 inmates and a guard dead in 10 months. Officials say smuggled cell phones...
Wed., February 6, 2013 6:41pm
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., January 23, 2013 12:00pm
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has announced two inmates at Hays State Prison in Trion have been charged in the death of a 31-year-old prisoner...
Tue., July 12, 2011 3:07pm
The Southern Center for Human Rights is suing the Georgia Department of Corrections over alleged inmate abuse.