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Prisons in Georgia



    Georgia State Department of Corrections

    2 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SE
    1566 Twin Towers East
    Atlanta, GA 30334
    Phone: (404) 656-9772
    Description: The Georgia Department of Corrections protects the public by operating secure and safe facilities while reducing recidivism through effective programming, education, and healthcare.
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  • Albany Transitional Center


  • Arrendale State Prison


  • Atlanta Male Transitional Center


  • Augusta State Medical Prison


  • Augusta Transitional Center


  • Autry Pre-Transitional Center


  • Autry State Prison


  • Baldwin Inmate Boot Camp


  • Baldwin State Prison


  • Bostick State Prison


  • Bulloch County Correctional Institution


  • Burrus Correctional Training Center


  • Burruss Inmate Boot Camp


  • Calhoun State Prison


  • Central State Hospital


  • Central State Prison


  • Clarke County Correctional Institution


  • Coastal State Prison


  • Coastal Transitional Center


  • Coastal Transitional Center


  • Colquitt County Correctional Institution


  • Coweta County Correctional Institution


  • D. Ray James Correctional Facility


  • Decatur County Correctional Institution


  • Dodge Boot Camp


  • Dodge State Prison


  • Dooly State Prison


  • Effingham County Correctional Institution


  • Floyd County Correctional Institution


  • Georgia Diagnostic and Classification State Prison


  • Georgia State Prison


  • Gwinnett County Correctional Institution


  • Hall County Correctional Institution


  • Hancock State Prison


  • Harris County Correctional Institution


  • Hays Inmate Boot Camp


  • Hays State Prison


  • Homerville State Prison


  • Jefferson County Correctional Institution


  • Johnson State Prison


  • LaGrange Transitional Center


  • Lee State Prison


  • Lowndes State Prison


  • Macon Male Transitional Center


  • Macon State Prison


  • Men's State Prison


  • Metro State Prison


  • Metro Women's Transitional Center


  • Milan State Prison


  • Montgomery County Jail


  • Montgomery State Prison


  • Muscogee County Correctional Institution


  • Old Decatur Correctional Institution


  • Phillips State Prison


  • Pulaski State Prison


  • Richmond County Correctional Institution


  • Rivers State Prison


  • Rogers State Prison


  • Rutledge State Prison




  • Savannah Men's Transitional Center


  • Savannah Women's Transitional Center


  • Scott State Prison


  • Screven County Correctional Institution


  • Smith State Prison


  • Stewart County Correctional Institution


  • Sumter County Correctional Institution


  • Telfair State Prison


  • Terrell County Correctional Institution


  • Thomas County Correctional Institution


  • Troup County Correctional Institution


  • Valdosta State Prison


  • Walker State Prison


  • Ware State Prison


  • Washington State Prison


  • Wayne State Prison


  • Wheeler Correctional Facility


  • Whitworth Pre-Parole Center


  • Wilcox State Prison



Related Prisons News in Georgia

  • Safety concerns have been addressed resulting in lockdown being partially lifted, on July 7, at three prisons allowing for the reinstatement of visitation and restricted movement for programming and other activities within the dorms. Those facilities were: Autry, Calhoun, and Ware State Prisons. An additional three prisons will be placed on restricted movement beginning July 12. Those facilities are: Hancock, Macon, and Valdosta State Prisons.


  • In fiscal year 2016 (July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016), 4,257 incarcerated men and women completed a vocational or OJT program. There was a total of 2,382 On the Job training (OJT) and 1,875 vocational certificates awarded.


  • The Georgia Department of Corrections experienced numerous incidents in the month of June at several facilities across the state. Between June 19-24, a total of eight facilities were placed on lockdown to ensure the safety of the inmates, staff, and overall prison operations due to rising tensions among gangs.


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Prison News

A prison, penitentiary, or correctional facility is a place in which individuals are physically confined or interned and usually deprived of a range of personal freedoms. Prisons are conventionally institutions, which form part of the criminal justice system of a country, such that imprisonment or incarceration is a legal penalty that may be imposed by the state for the commission of a crime.

In popular parlance of many countries, the term jail is considered synonymous with prison, although legally these are often distinct institutions: typically jails are intended to hold persons awaiting trials or serving sentences of less than one year, whereas prisons host prisoners serving longer sentences.

A criminal suspect who has been charged with or is likely to be charged with a criminal offense may be held on remand in prison if he or she is denied, refused or unable to meet conditions of bail, or is unable to post bail. This may also occur where the court determines that the suspect is at risk of absconding before the trial, or is otherwise a risk to society. A criminal defendant may also be held in prison while awaiting trial or a trial verdict. If found guilty, a defendant will be convicted and may receive a custodial sentence requiring imprisonment.

Prisons may also be used as a tool of political repression to detain political prisoners, prisoners of conscience, and "enemies of the state", particularly by authoritarian regimes. In times of war or conflict, prisoners of war may also be detained in prisons. A prison system is the organizational arrangement of the provision and operation of prisons, and depending on their nature, may invoke a corrections system. Although people have been imprisoned throughout history, they have also regularly been able to perform prison escapes. Source: Wikipedia



Federal Prisons

Federal Correctional Complex, Beaumont
Beaumont, Texas

Federal Correctional Complex, Butner
Butner, North Carolina

Federal Correctional Complex, Coleman
Coleman, Florida

Federal Correctional Complex, Petersburg
Petersburg, Virginia

Federal Correctional Complex, Terre Haute
Terre Haute, Indiana

Federal Correctional Institution, Allenwood
Montgomery, Pennsylvania

Federal Correctional Institution, Ashland
Ashland, Kentucky

Federal Correctional Institution, Bastrop
Bastrop, Texas

Federal Correctional Institution, Beaumont
Beaumont, Texas

Federal Correctional Institution, Beckley
Beaver, West Virginia

Federal Correctional Institution, Bennettsville
Bennettsville, South Carolina

Federal Correctional Institution, Big Spring
Big Spring, Texas

Federal Correctional Institution, Butner
Butner, North Carolina

Federal Correctional Institution, Coleman
Coleman, Florida

Federal Correctional Institution, Cumberland
Cumberland, Maryland

Federal Correctional Institution, Danbury
Danbury, Connecticut

Federal Correctional Institution, Dublin
Dublin, California

Federal Correctional Institution, Edgefield
Edgefield, South Carolina

Federal Correctional Institution, El Reno
El Reno, Oklahoma

Federal Correctional Institution, Elkton
Elkton, Ohio

Federal Correctional Institution, Englewood
Lakewood, Colorado

Federal Correctional Institution, Estill
Estill, South Carolina

Federal Correctional Institution, Fairton
Fairton, New Jersey

Federal Correctional Institution, Florence
Florence, Colorado

Federal Correctional Complex, Forrest City
Forrest City, Arkansas

Federal Correctional Institution, Fort Dix
Fort Dix, New Jersey

Federal Correctional Institution, Fort Worth
Fort Worth, Texas

Federal Correctional Institution, Gilmer
Glenville, West Virginia

Federal Correctional Institution, Greenville
Greenville, Illinois

Federal Correctional Institution, Herlong
Herlong, California

Federal Correctional Institution, Jesup
Jesup, Georgia

Federal Correctional Institution, La Tuna
Anthony, Texas

Federal Correctional Institution, Lompoc
Lompoc, California

Federal Correctional Institution, Loretto
Loretto, Pennsylvania

Federal Correctional Institution, Manchester
Manchester, Kentucky

Federal Correctional Institution, Marianna
Marianna, Florida

Federal Correctional Institution, McDowell
Welch, West Virginia

Federal Correctional Institution, McKean
Bradford, Pennsylvania

Federal Correctional Institution, Memphis
Memphis, Tennessee

Federal Correctional Institution, Mendota
Mendota, California

Federal Correctional Institution, Miami
Miami, Florida

Federal Correctional Institution, Milan
Milan, Michigan

Federal Correctional Institution, Morgantown
Morgantown, West Virginia

Federal Correctional Institution, Oakdale
Oakdale, Louisiana

Federal Correctional Institution, Otisville
Otisville, New York

Federal Correctional Institution, Oxford
Oxford, Wisconsin

Federal Correctional Institution, Pekin
Pekin, Illinois

Federal Correctional Institution, Phoenix
Phoenix, Arizona

Federal Correctional Institution, Ray Brook
North Elba, New York

Federal Correctional Institution, Safford
Safford, Arizona

Federal Correctional Institution, Sandstone
Sandstone, Minnesota

Federal Correctional Institution, Schuylkill
Minersville, Pennsylvania

Federal Correctional Institution, Seagoville
Seagoville, Texas

Federal Correctional Institution, Sheridan
Sheridan, Oregon

Federal Correctional Institution, Talladega
Talladega, Alabama

Federal Correctional Institution, Tallahassee
Tallahassee, Florida

Federal Correctional Institution, Terminal Island
Terminal Island, California

Federal Correctional Institution, Texarkana
Texarkana, Texas

Federal Correctional Institution, Three Rivers
Three Rivers, Texas

Federal Correctional Institution, Tucson
Tucson, Arizona

Federal Correctional Institution, Victorville
Adelanto, California

Federal Correctional Institution, Waseca
Waseca, Minnesota

Federal Correctional Institution, Williamsburg
Salters, South Carolina

Federal Correctional Institution, Yazoo City
Yazoo City, Mississippi

Federal Detention Center, Honolulu
Honolulu, Hawaii

Federal Detention Center, Houston
Houston, Texas

Federal Detention Center, Miami
Miami, Florida

Federal Detention Center, Oakdale
Oakdale, Louisiana

Federal Detention Center, Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Federal Detention Center, SeaTac
Seattle, Washington

Federal Medical Center, Carswell
Fort Worth, Texas

Federal Medical Center, Devens
Devens, Massachusetts

Federal Medical Center, Fort Worth
Fort Worth, Texas

Federal Medical Center, Lexington
Lexington, Kentucky

Federal Medical Center, Rochester
Rochester, Minnesota

Federal Prison Camp, Alderson 
Alderson, West Virginia

Federal Prison Camp, Allenwood
Montgomery, Pennsylvania

Federal Prison Camp, Bryan
Bryan, Texas

Federal Prison Camp, Devens
Devens, Massachusetts

Federal Prison Camp, Duluth
Duluth, Minnesota

Federal Prison Camp, Eglin
Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

Federal Prison Camp, Leavenworth
Leavenworth, Kansas

Federal Prison Camp, Manchester
Manchester, Kentucky

Federal Prison Camp, Montgomery
Montgomery, Alabama

Federal Prison Camp, Nellis
North Las Vegas, Nevada

Federal Prison Camp, Pensacola
Pensacola, Florida

Federal Prison Camp, Seymour Johnson
Goldsboro, North Carolina

Federal Prison Camp, Yankton
Yankton, South Dakota

Federal Secure Low La Tuna
El Paso, Texas

Federal Transfer Center, Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

United States Medical Center for Federal Prisoners
Springfield, Missouri

Metropolitan Correctional Center, Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

Metropolitan Correctional Center, New York
New York, New York

Metropolitan Correctional Center, San Diego
San Diego, California

Metropolitan Detention Center, Brooklyn
Brooklyn, New York

Metropolitan Detention Center, Guaynabo
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico

Metropolitan Detention Center, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

United States Penitentiary, Allenwood
Montgomery, Pennsylvania

United States Penitentiary, Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia

United States Penitentiary, Atwater
Atwater, California

United States Penitentiary, Beaumont
Beaumont, Texas

United States Penitentiary, Big Sandy
Inez, Kentucky

United States Penitentiary, Canaan
Canaan, Pennsylvania

United States Penitentiary, Florence
Florence, Colorado

United States Penitentiary, Hazelton
Hazelton, West Virginia

United States Penitentiary, Leavenworth
Leavenworth, Kansas

United States Penitentiary, Lee
Jonesville, Virginia

United States Penitentiary, Lewisburg
Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

United States Penitentiary, Lompoc
Lompoc, California

United States Penitentiary, Marion
Marion, Illinois

United States Penitentiary, McCreary
McCreary County, Kentucky

United States Penitentiary, Pollock
Pollock, Louisiana

United States Penitentiary, Tucson
Tucson, Arizona

United States Penitentiary, Victorville
Victorville, California

United States Penitentiary, Terre Haute
Terre Haute, Indiana



US Military Prisons

United States Disciplinary Barracks

United States Disciplinary Barracks Fort Leavenworth
Leavenworth, Kansas



United States Air Force

Air Force Confinement Facility Kirtland AFB
Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico

Air Force Confinement Facility Lackland AFB
Lackland Air Force Base, Texas

United Kingdom Corrections Facility RAF Lakenheath
RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom



United States Army

Army Regional Confinement Facility
Fort Carson, Fort Carson, Colorado

Army Regional Confinement Facility
Fort Lewis, Fort Lewis, Washington

Army Regional Confinement Facility Europe, Germany
U.S. Army Garrison Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany

Army Regional Confinement Facility
Fort Knox, Fort Knox, Kentucky

Army Regional Confinement Facility
Fort Sill, Fort Sill, Oklahoma

Army Regional Confinement Facility
Camp Humphreys, Camp Humphreys, USFK



United States Navy

Naval Consolidated brigs

Naval Consolidated Brig, Charleston,
Charleston, South Carolina

Naval Consolidated Brig, Miramar, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar
San Diego, California

Naval Waterfront Brigs/CCU

Naval Brig/Consolidated Confinement Unit Naval Air Station Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Florida

Naval Brig/CCU Norfolk
Norfolk, Virginia

Naval Brig Yokosuka, U.S. Fleet Activities
Yokosuka, Japan

Naval Brig Rota
Naval Station Rota, Spain

Navy Brig, Pearl Harbor
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Navy Brig, Puget Sound
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Washington

Pre-Trial Confinement Facility/PCF

Pre-Trial Confinement Facility
Great Lakes, Illinois

Pre-Trial Confinement Facility Submarine Base 
New London, Connecticut

Pre-Trial Confinement Facility/Consolidated Confinement Unit, Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan

Pre-Trial Confinement Facility
Guantanamo Bay, Cuba



Naval Detention Facility

Submarine Base, Kings Bay, Georgia

Naval Station, San Diego, California

Anacostia Naval Station, District of Columbia

Naval Air Station North Island, California

Naval Air Station Lemoore, California

Naval Air Station Meridian, Mississippi

Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Texas

Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo, Japan

Commander Naval Activities Marianas, Guam

Naval Support Activity Naples

Naval Support Facility Diego Garcia



Afloat Brigs (Ships)

USS Enterprise (CVN-65)

USS Nimitz (CVN-68)

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69)

USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70)

USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)

USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)

USS George Washington (CVN-73)

USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74)

USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75)

USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76)

USS George H.W. Bush (CVN-77)

USS Wasp (LHD-1)

USS Essex (LHD-2)

USS Kearsarge (LHD-3)

USS Boxer (LHD-4)

USS Bataan (LHD-5)

USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6)

USS Iwo Jima (LHD-7)

USS Makin Island (LHD-8)

USS Nassau (LHA-4)

USS Peleliu (LHA-5)

USS Emory S. Land (AS-39)



United States Marine Corps

Marine Corps Brig, Camp Pendleton, Marine Corps Base Camp
Pendleton, California

Marine Corps Brig, Camp Hansen, Camp Hansen
Okinawa, Japan

Marine Corps Brig, Quantico, Marine Corps Base Quantico
Quantico, Virginia

Marine Corps Brig, Camp Lejeune, Marine Corps Base
Camp Lejeune, North Carolina




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