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Contraband Arrests at GDC Facilities

As of July 2010, The GDC Office of Professional Standards, in conjunction with local & federal law enforcement partners, have investigated or arrested approximately 206 staff and civilians for introducing contraband into prisons throughout the state.​​​​​


1) Jessica Smith was arrested on January 19, 2012 following the investigation regarding the incident on January 10, 2012 with the inmate running from the wood line with the flashlights full of contraband.

The Department of Corrections is committed to identifying and pursuing prosecution of those persons who attempt to introduce contraband into state facilities.

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