The state of Georgia has a few different types of federal prison facilities in the state. First, they have four federal prisons in Georgia. They also have one residential reentry management field office, one regional office, and one training academy.
The Federal Bureau of Prisons (FOB) is the agency in charge of all federal prison facilities and all Georgia federal prison inmate records. If the general public needs to perform a Georgia federal prison inmate search, all they need to do is check out the FOB website and use the inmate locator or call the facility directly.
Georgia has one residential reentry management field office which acts as a liaison between the Federal Bureau of Prisons and other law enforcement agencies to support the administration and the inmate population. Georgia also has the Southeast Regional Office, which is: “an administrative office providing oversight & support to facilities located in the Southeast Region (SER).”
There are four federal prisons in Georgia. Each has a different demographic and custody level. Each one is described in more detail below:
The FOB says this about its Glynco training academy: “The Staff Training Academy (STA) is located at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC), in Glynco, GA. The Bureau of Prisons is one of more than 75 Federal law enforcement agencies currently offering training at FLETC. The STA offers a three-week in-residence course of instruction called “Introduction to Correctional Techniques” (ICT).”