Wed., December 19, 2012 6:09pm
Better supervision of violent offenders leaving prison is among new recommendations by the Special Council On Criminal Justice Reform. The Council recommends inmates who serve the maximum sentence and don’t face probation spend the last three to six months of their term in a halfway house.
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 or probation officer.
Thu., June 21, 2012 2:57pm
The Board of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools gave notice Thursday to two Georgia Colleges. The SACS board accredits schools and found issues with Brewton Parker College in Mount Vernon and with Paine College in Augusta. SACS President Belle Wheeler said both schools were up for accreditation for another 10 years, but they only got accreditation for another 12 months.
Tue., July 26, 2011 1:19pm
A Georgia mother given probation in her son's jaywalking death says she's satisfied with the outcome of her sentencing hearing.
Fri., July 15, 2011 10:10am
Georgia Tech’s athletic program has been put on 4 years probation and fined $100,000 by the NCAA for violations in its football and men’s basketball programs.
Wed., February 2, 2011 1:41pm
The mayor of Atlanta, Kasim Reed, says he won’t try to take over the Atlanta School Board...for now. Infighting among board members has put the Atlanta Public School system in danger of losing its accreditation.
Tue., January 12, 2010 10:00am
Warren County’s school system is losing its accreditation.
Mon., September 28, 2009 4:48pm
Marietta sexual offenders, camping on state owned property, worry media spo