The group that erected an Atlanta monument depicting a Confederate soldier vowed Monday that it will be repaired after protesters splattered it with red spray paint and broke a chunk from it.
There is much that occurs beyond the walls of Georgia prisons - both good and bad - but the most recent news is just impressive.
The parents of a Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat and their attorney must pay more than $292,000 in legal fees to dozens of people they accused of foul play in a lawsuit that was later dropped
The Georgia Department of Corrections continues to tout accomplishments of inmates inside state facilities as the state partners with education institutions to better train offenders.
The goal of the program is to provide a pro-social, programmatic environment for change, and allow participants to explore and choose alternatives to criminal thinking and behavior through emphasis on spiritual, moral and character development.
The Telfair County jail was full and the two inmates were being held elsewhere....until their escape. An interesting story -->
Georgia state agencies have ramped up efforts to crack down on elder abuse, with law enforcement training and a tougher criminal code.
See the cities where these new officers are assigned -->
The new Director has almost 20 years of experience in Georgia prisons.
A judge has scheduled a hearing Thursday in U.S. District Court to determine whether to allow Winner to be released on bond pending trial. She has been jailed in neighboring Lincoln County since her arrest.