21st annual Statewide Family Violence Conference comes to Athens

ATLANTA - The Georgia Commission on Family Violence (GCFV) will host its 21st annual Statewide Family Violence Conference at the Classic Center in Athens, GA. The conference begins Sunday, September 27th and will run through Wednesday, September 30th.

Deal to Speak at Hall County Prisoner Reentry Meeting

ATLANTA - Governor Nathan Deal will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming Georgia Prisoner Reentry Initiative meeting in Gainesville.

Georgia Prisoner Reentry Meeting Comes to Troup County

Atlanta - The Governor’s Office of Transition, Support and Reentry (GOTSR) has extended an invitation to the community to attend the upcoming stakeholder meeting in LaGrange to learn more about the new Georgia Prisoner Reentry Initiative (GA-PRI) pilot sites located in Troup County.

Newest class of Community Supervision Officers set to graduate basic training

ATLANTA - Twenty-four officers are set to graduate from the Basic Probation/Parole Officer Training Course (BPPOTC) at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC). The graduation ceremony will begin at 11:00am on Friday, September 18, 2015 in the GPSTC auditorium.

Barbara Neville to serve as Director of Misdemeanor Probation Oversight

ATLANTA - The Department of Community Supervision has named Barbara Neville Director of Misdemeanor Probation Oversight.

Georgia Prisoner Reentry Meeting Comes to Lowndes County

Atlanta - The Governor’s Office of Transition, Support and Reentry (GOTSR) has extended an invitation to the community to attend the upcoming stakeholder meeting in Valdosta to learn more about the new Georgia Prisoner Reentry Initiative (GA-PRI) pilot site located in Lowndes County.

Georgia Prisoner Reentry Meeting Comes to Floyd County

Atlanta - The Governor’s Office of Transition, Support and Reentry (GOTSR) has extended an invitation to the community to attend the upcoming stakeholder meeting in Rome to learn more about the new Georgia Prisoner Reentry Initiative (GA-PRI) pilot site that serves Floyd, Polk and Catoo

Governor’s Office of Transition, Support and Reentry Deputy Director reappointed to Criminal Justice Coordinating Council

Atlanta - Governor’s Office of Transition, Support and Reentry (GOTSR) Deputy Director, Jay Sanders has been reappointed by Governor Nathan Deal to the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC).

DCS Director of Court/Board/Field Services appointed to GA Commission on Family Violence

Atlanta - Director of Court/Board/Field Services for the Georgia Department of Community Supervision, Mike Kraft, has been appointed by Governor Nathan Deal to serve as a member of the Georgia Commission on Family Violence.

Georgia’s newest state agency holds ribbon cutting ceremony

Atlanta - Georgia’s newest state agency, the Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS), held its ribbon cutting ceremony today in the Sloppy Floyd Building near the capitol.