Ga. Man Executed For Killing Fellow InmateA man convicted in the killing of a fellow inmate has been executed in Georgia despite claims by his lawyers that he was intellectually disabled.
Georgia Executes Man For Killing A Deputy In Traffic StopA man who fatally shot a sheriff's deputy who stopped him for speeding on a Georgia interstate was put to death Tuesday for the 1998 killing, which was captured on the patrol car's video camera.
Inmate Found Dead At County JailA 22-year-old inmate was found dead in his cell at the Chatham County jail.
Ga. Board Grants Clemency To Death Row Inmate Georgia's Board of Pardons and Paroles on Wednesday spared the life of an inmate facing scheduled execution, commuting the condemned man's sentence the day before he was to be put to death.
Inmate Escapes From Prison Work CampFederal prison officials say an inmate has escaped from a minimum security work camp in Atlanta.
Former Corrections Officers Convicted Of Beating InmatesFederal prosecutors say three former corrections officers have been convicted of beating an inmate and lying to investigators about the attack.
GA Death Row Inmate Files Suit Ahead Of Execution A Georgia death row inmate has filed lawsuits alleging the state is using execution drugs obtained without a valid prescription and is violating his civil rights.
2 Inmates Found Guilty For Killing Fellow InmateFederal prosecutors say two prison inmates have been found guilty in a racially-motivated murder at a facility in Atlanta.
Ga. Jailer Sentenced For Stealing From Inmate A Cobb County judge has sentenced a former City of Smyrna jailer to 10 years in prison for stealing $600 from a jail inmate.
Search Underway For Inmate Accused Of Escape Authorities in are searching for an inmate they say escaped from a jail in south Georgia.
Correction Officer Arraigned On Charges For Accepting BribesA former corrections officer has been arraigned on federal charges of accepting a bribe after officials say he smuggled prohibited items to a federal prison inmate.
Doctor Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting An Inmate A former federal prison doctor has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting inmates who came to him for treatment.