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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
Evidence of prior fatal crime can be used during murder suspect's trial

...in a 2013 homicide at Augusta State Medical Prison killed someone 18 years...Tiraboschi approached a prison guard conducting the...sleep.According to the medical examiner who found bruising...at the Gordon Highway prison since 2011, and one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-06/evidence-prior-fatal-c
Former prison guard sentenced

A former prison guard accused of trying to smuggle...will spend the next six months in a state detention center.Davonte L. Brown...of tobacco and rolling papers to the Augusta State Medical Prison.Chief Judge J. Carlisle Overstreet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/former-prison-guard-se
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
Prison worker accused of smuggling contraband

An Augusta State Medical Prison employee is facing charges after police said she accepted a fraudulent...exchange for smuggling marijuana and tobacco to inmates at the medical prison on Gordon Highway.Police said she used the credit card to buy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-23/prison-worker-accused-
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-
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
Brutal beating reported at Augusta medical prison

An Atlanta man reported he was brutally beaten two months ago at Augusta State Medical Prison and left with 45 staples in his head and a black eye, according to a Richmond County sheriff's report filed Monday.The victim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-08-16/brutal-beating-reporte
Man killed in Augusta state prison facility identified

...the inmate stabbed Aug. 28 at Augusta State Medical Prison, the Georgia Department of Corrections...that the body was returned to the prison system and that he is unaware...year because it occurred in a state-operated facility."I wouldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-09-06/man-killed-augusta-sta