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Inmate claims roommate he killed at Augusta State Medical Prison wanted to die

...correctional officer at the Augusta State Medical Prison on July 6, 2013, when...Lowerly's extensive medical problems, and his repeated...correctional officers at the prison in July 2013 testified...repeatedly asked for medical help for Lowerly after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-04/inmate-claims-roommate
Prison drug smuggling plot foiled, police say as wife charged

...methamphetamine during visitation at Augusta State Medical Prison.According to a Richmond County...methamphetamine so he could sell it in prison.An officer in charge of escorting...taking the contraband to a Valdosta prison.Chavira-Diaz was booked into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-13/prison-smuggle-plot-fo
Lawsuit filed over Augusta State Medical Prison inmate's death

A prison psychiatrist and two prison staff members have been named in a civil rights lawsuit...found dead, hanging by his neck in an isolation cell at Augusta State Medical Prison on March 28, 2013.The defendants are Dr. Mitzi M. Albright...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-14/lawsuit-filed-over-aug
Report details extent of violence in Georgia prisons

...recent stabbing death of an Augusta State Medical Prison inmate is one of 34 homicides...of Violence in Georgia's Prisons. It notes dozens of violent...an April 25 stabbing of an Augusta State Medical Prison inmate.According to an incident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-05/report-details-extent-
Augusta State Medical Prison ranks high in assaults

Augusta State Medical Prison ranks high among...incident reports and state data from the Department...3, 2011, the medical prison ranked among the top five of the state's 31 prisons for...analysis by The Augusta Chronicle. It ranked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-11-06/augusta-state-medical-
Inmate pleads guilty to prison rape

A former inmate at the Augusta State Medical Prison who raped another inmate has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.Carrie T. Denby, 37, pleaded...Lee County.Denby has been in prison since his 2008 guilty plea. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-29/inmate-pleads-guilty-p
Ex-prison worker indicted for inmate relationship

A former employee of the Augusta State Medical Prison has been indicted on charges linked to a personal relationship with one of the inmates.The Richmond County grand jury returned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-18/ex-prison-worker-indic
Former Augusta State Medical Prison guard guilty of smuggling drugs

A former guard at Augusta State Medical Prison pleaded guilty Wednesday to...killed by fellow inmates at Augusta State Medical Prison.Myers told the judge investigators...contact with prison inmates in Augusta and at other state prisons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-23/former-augusta-state-m
Seven inmates charged in Augusta State Medical Prison stabbing

...with the Aug. 28 slaying of an Augusta State Medical Prison inmate.Antonio Wiley, born...by homemade shanks while in the prison yard, according to Mike Ayers...earlier that day, Ayers said.The state prisoners were placed in housing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-09-13/seven-inmates-charged-
Two inmates linked to Augusta State Medical Prison homicide involved in earlier stabbing

...linked to a homicide at Augusta State Medical Prison on Aug. 28 were involved...that corrections and medical staff were prevented...homemade shanks in a prison yard, according to...Jean Fortie "prevented medical and corrections staff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-09-16/two-inmates-linked-aug