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Grovetown police chief resigns

...certified police officer in 1986 and served the department for nine years before taking other jobs for the Georgia Department of Corrections in Atlanta and the Atlanta Olympics internal police force.He worked for the corrections department in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-22/grovetown-police-chief
Number of black Georgia inmates hits 25-year low in 2013

ATLANTA - Data from the Georgia Department of Corrections says the number of black inmates in 2013 reached its lowest level since 1988.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-03/number-black-georgia-inmates-
Inmate charged in Augusta State Medical Prison slaying

...in custody at the Georgia Department of Corrections, and will be transported...into custody of the Georgia Department of Corrections, Morgan stated.According...According to the Georgia Department of Corrections Web site, Grier was convicted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-10/inmate-charged-augusta
25-year low for black Georgia inmates

ATLANTA - Data from the Georgia Department of Corrections says the number of black inmates in 2013 reached its lowest level since 1988. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-03/number-black-inmates-2
Calendar

...Thursday, June 26, US Army Reserve Center, Building 14401, 15th Street at Lane Avenue, Fort Gordon; Georgia Department of Corrections and Georgia National Guard, host; on-site job offers; open to active duty and transitioning military personnel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-06-24/calendar
Escapee captured by Georgia hunters

...deputies arrested James Douglas Kelly without incident shortly after 5.p.m. Friday. He was taken to the Department of Corrections State Diagnostic Center in Jackson.The Telegraph newspaper in Macon reports Kelly escaped Wednesday while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-21/escapee-captured-ga-hunters
Man who raped, killed teen executed

...causing a stir among execution witnesses. A Department of Corrections official said the officer has been present for...they were to be used in executions.The Georgia Department of Corrections confirmed last week that it had secured the pentobarbital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-18/ga-execution-1st-oklahoma-bo
Update: Arrest made in Athens motel fire

...convictions on drug and burglary offenses in Athens-Clarke and Oconee counties, according to the Georgia Department of Corrections.Clarke County Coroner Sonny Wilson said that the victim suffered burns, but it was not immediately clear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-19/woman-dead-athens-motel-fire
SC prisons department appeals ruling on how to handle inmate mental health treatment

...In March, he denied Corrections' request that he reconsider his ruling."People are clearly dying at the Department of Corrections because they lack basic health care," Baxley said, before denying a motion by the agency's attorney to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-19/sc-prisons-department-appeals-rulin
Across South Carolina

...sign up for phone and e-mail notifications when an inmate in their case is moved or released from custody, Department of Corrections director Bryan Stirling said.In other newsTHE U.S. COAST GUARD has suspended its search for a 30-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-29/across-south-carolina