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...
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., December 25, 2012 4:00am
The Fulton County jail has partnered with Emory University to help inmates who have been deemed incompetent to stand trial.
Fri., June 22, 2012 4:31pm
State officials are working to increase the number of prison inmates who have access to skills training and remedial high school coursework. The goal...
Thu., October 6, 2011 11:55am
New jail policy limits inmate mail to postcards. Authorities say inmates at the Troup County Jail can no longer receive enveloped letters from loved...
Wed., February 24, 2010 11:39am
Georgia's struggling public defender system must provide attorneys to handl
Fri., September 4, 2009 3:37pm
For up to eight months, about 300 defendants waiting for trial in Northeast