In 21 years, between 1990 and 2011, Georgia prisons doubled in occupancy. And state spending increased—by over $500 million annually.
Something needed to change. Something wasn’t working.
On February 12, 1733, James Oglethorpe and more than 100 colonists settled next to the Savannah River becoming the 13th colony of the newly found land known as America.
Driving with impaired judgment is a deadly risk that should not be taken.
There are three times as many fires on Thanksgiving Day than any other day of the year. Be sure you're using the best practices to cook Thanksgiving dinner!
Sending holiday gifts to your loved one is easier than ever using Access Securepak.
Be sure to stay safe this Halloween.
Hundreds of prisons, jails and other correctional facilities cover the state of Georgia. It can be confusing to find the exact one you’re looking for.
Drivers, as students head back to classes in the next few weeks, keep in mind that you'll need to slow down for school buses and school speed zones.
Other than sparklers, fireworks are currently illegal in Georgia(§ 25-10-2). However, if you are traveling outside of Georgia to shoot fireworks, it's good to be aware of basic safety tips.
The Georgia Department of Corrections and Georgia Bureau of Investigation can help you track incarcerated and released offenders.