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LORNA
05-20-2009, 09:05 AM
MACON STATE PRISON

ADDRESS:
POST OFFICE BOX 426
OGLETHORPE, GA 31068 TEL.: (478) 472-3400
FAX : (478) 472-3524
ADULT MALE FELONS
CAPACITY: 1440
CONSTRUCTED: 1993
OPENED: 1994
SECURITY LEVEL: CLOSE
RENOVATED:





MISSION:
Houses close security inmates .

HOUSING:
Consists of seven buildings, each divided into two separate units with 48 cells per unit. Fourteen of the units include double cells. Two additional units include 48 isolation cells and 48 segregation cells.

WORK DETAILS:
Numerous institutional details including laundry, food service, grounds maintenance and inside maintenance.

SPECIAL MANAGEMENT UNIT BOOT CAMP
CLOSE FIRE STATION
DIAGNOSTIC UNIT OPEN DORMITORY
MEDIUM CANINE UNIT
INTENSIVE THERAPEUTIC SINGLE CELLS
MINIMUM CERT TEAM
CORRECTIONAL INDUSTRIES MAXIMUM
TRUSTY TACTICAL SQUAD

PROGRAMS: Academic: GED, ABE, GSAMS, Remedial, Special Education
Substance Abuse: Substance Abuse Education, AA/NA, Relapse Prevention, RSAT
Counseling: Sex Offender, Prerelease, Life Skills, Critical Thinking, Anger Management, Positive Mental Attitude, Parenting, World of Work
Recreation: General Recreation
Religious Activities :Various Worship Services
Vocational/OJT: Computer Operations, Horticulture, Teacher Aide, Food Service

DIRECTIONS:
From Atlanta: I-75 South, take Exit 127. Go West (right) on Highway 26 through Montezuma (through two red lights). At intersection of Highways 26 and 49 turn left. Macon SP is approximately 1/4 mile on the right.

Mike Moore
08-05-2010, 06:24 PM
Lorna,
Do we have an ex inmate from Macon we can talk to?

LORNA
08-13-2010, 02:24 AM
None that I can think of, but wait and see if someone posts responding to your question. My friend was housed at Macon but, unfortunately, he is not an ex inamte but rather a current inmate.