23rd Annual Family Violence Conference set for Athens

ATLANTA - The Georgia Commission on Family Violence (GCFV) will host its 23rd annual Statewide Family Violence Conference at the Classic Center in Athens, GA. The conference begins Sunday, September 10th and runs through Wednesday, September 13th.

Media Advisory: The Future of Community Corrections

MEDIA ADVISORY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 23, 2017

MEDIA CONTACT: Doug Gavel, (617) 495-1115

Leading community corrections organizations call for 'substantial reduction' in probation and parole

Governor honors the work of DCS during Community Supervision Week

ATLANTA - Governor Nathan Deal issued a proclamation today declaring July 16 through July 22, as Community Supervision Week.

DCS welcomes Thirty-six new Community Supervision Officers

ATLANTA - Thirty-six Community Supervision Officers will graduate from the Department’s Basic Community Supervision Officer Training (BCSOT) program on Thursday, June 29, 2017.

Forty-eight Community Supervision Officers set to graduate

ATLANTA - Forty-eight Community Supervision Officers will graduate from the Department’s Basic Community Supervision Officer Training (BCSOT) program on Thursday, June 1, 2017.

DCS partners with local law enforcement agencies to target members of the Ghostface Gangsters

ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS) worked with local law enforcement agencies Tuesday to conduct a statewide operation targeting criminal activity of members and affiliates of the Ghostface Gangsters.

DCS welcomes largest class of Community Supervision Officers

ATLANTA - A record 46 Community Supervision Officers will graduate from the Department’s Basic Community Supervision Officer Training (BCSOT) program on Thursday, April 27, 2017.

DeKalb DCS office to host WorkSource Mobile Career Unit

ATLANTA - The Department of Community Supervison (DCS) has partnered with DeKalb WorkSource to bring the Career Mobile Unit and pre-employment services to the DeKalb DCS office.

DCS holds 'I Choose Support' training in Forsyth, Valdosta and Columbus

ATLANTA - DCS has announced several upcoming training dates for 'I Choose Support' mentoring program. The 'I Choose Support' mentoring movement is a faith and community based mentoring program which involves community volunteers providing support and guidance to returning citizens.

DCS Assists Multiple Agencies in 'Operation Spring Cleaning'

ATLANTA - Several public safety agencies partnered together to arrest nearly a dozen people in 'Operation Spring Cleaning'.