The Jail System
Georgia has 183 jails in 159 counties, with a jail population of approximately 41,750.
The Prison System
As of December 31, 2016, the Georgia prison population was 53,627 located in 56 prisons, with a staff of 9,767 employees and budget of $602 million.
The Community Corrections System
As of December 31, 2016, the Georgia community corrections population was -- under probation and -- under parole.