Contraband Arrest at Georgia State Prison
As of July 2010, The GDC Office of Professional Standards, in conjunction with local & federal law enforcement partners, have investigated or arrested approximately 790 staff and civilians for introducing contraband into prisons throughout the state.
- On January 2, at Georgia State Prison, visitor Sophia Johnson attempted to enter Georgia State Prison with two bundles of tobacco. She was arrested by Tattnall County Sheriff's Department.
The Department of Corrections is committed to identifying and pursuing prosecution of those persons who attempt to introduce contraband into state facilities.