An official website of the State of Georgia.
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The .gov means it’s official.
Local, state, and federal government websites often end in .gov. State of Georgia government websites and email systems use “georgia.gov” or “ga.gov” at the end of the address. Before sharing sensitive or personal information, make sure you’re on an official state website.
Still not sure?
Call 1-800-GEORGIA to verify that a website is an official website of the State of Georgia.
To protect Georgians by operating secure facilities and providing opportunities for offender rehabilitation.
Locate a loved one using our Find an Offender tool. Search by name, description, ID, or case number.
Search for a GDC Facility to find information such as a facility's mailing address, phone number, and visiting hours.
Make a difference in your community and enjoy a rewarding career by becoming a Correctional Officer.
Learn about opportunities to contribute your expertise to the Georgia Department of Corrections.
This is the gateway to statistical information produced by GDC’s Data Management & Research department, and the agency's fiscal year reports produced by GDC's Office of Public Affairs.
Here you will find our quarterly interactive magazine, fact sheets on the agency’s facilities and offender programming, and press releases.
Here you will find information about Offender Education and Reentry Services.
Call the National Human Trafficking Resource Center at 1-888-373-7888 or the Statewide Georgia Hotline for Human Trafficking at 1-866-ENDHTGA (1-866-363-4842) for help.
All victims of slavery and human trafficking have rights and are protected by international, federal, and state law. The hotline is:
Llame al Centro Nacional de Recursos Contra el Tráfico de Personas (National Human Trafficking Resource Center) al 1-888-373-7888, o a la Línea de Asistencia Telefónica Contra el Tráfico de Personas de Georgia (Georgia Hotline for Human Trafficking) al 1-866-ENDHTGA (1-866-363-4842) para obtener ayuda.
Todas las víctimas de la esclavitud y el tráfico de personas tienen derechos y están protegidas por las leyes internacionales, federales y estatales. La línea de asistencia telefónica:
In 2023, Georgia bill SB-74 was passed to improve the service of process information when it comes to legal services. At GDC, our legal representatives are listed here.
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