Wed., November 14, 2012 9:33am
Prosecutors say a former employee at the Georgia State Prison has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for falsifying payroll entries that funneled thousands of dollars to her daughter and another man.
Wed., July 18, 2012 11:05am
Some inmates at a state prison are continuing a hunger strike to protest a variety of issues. Supporters of the inmates demonstrated outside the department's Forsyth headquarters this week. They are calling on Commissioner Brian Owens to consider the inmates' demands.
Wed., January 26, 2011 8:55am
A Georgia man convicted of killing an Atlanta preschool teacher in a high-profile case has been executed by state corrections officials.
Mon., September 27, 2010 7:39am
After a suicide attempt and amid ongoing appeals, the execution of Brandon Joseph Rhode was postponed until this evening.
Tue., October 13, 2009 1:02pm
Hundreds turned out in Millen for a public meeting on a new state prison th
Sun., October 11, 2009 7:29pm
The construction of a new state prison facility is the subject of a public