Thu., April 5, 2012 10:00am
Glynn County Commission spokeswoman Candice Temple says the agency recently issued a certificate declaring the site ready for commercial and...
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...
Thu., May 12, 2011 10:40am
Georgia Republican Saxby Chambliss is among a group of Senators pushing a bill to keep the Guantanamo Bay prison open. The detention facility off...
Tue., March 29, 2011 12:11pm
The Senate has unanimously approved legislation that overhauls the way Georgia treats sex traffickers by imposing higher fines and stiffer sentences...
Wed., March 9, 2011 2:33pm
Savannah's Chatham County has broken ground on a $71 million jail expansion. The project will nearly double the detention center's size to...
Thu., February 17, 2011 5:56pm
U.S Treasury data shows the IRS shelled out $3.5 million to Georgia inmates who had filed fraudulent 2009 federal returns.
Thu., November 25, 2010 8:12am
Eleven people admitted to insurance fraud and now face up to 10 years in prison. Guilty please were announced yesterday in a Columbus courtroom.
Fri., June 25, 2010 2:49pm
The jobs are expected to have a big impact in the rural Southeast Georgia county.
Thu., December 10, 2009 4:15pm
The United States prison population is still growing, but not as fast as it
Thu., August 27, 2009 3:34pm
County commissioners have voted unanimously to accept up to 80 prisoners fr