GDC-Calhoun State Prison

State Prison

Last Updated: February 29, 2024
27823 W Main St, Morgan, GA 39866

CSP is for State Prison offenders sentenced anywhere from one year to life by the State Court in the county where the charges were filed

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for State - medium facility.

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If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of GDC-Calhoun State Prison

You can support your loved ones at CSP on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 229-849-5000.

Located at 27823 W Main St in Morgan, GA, CSP carefully assigns inmates based on their custody level, considering factors like criminal history. CSP offers diverse educational and vocational programs aimed at equipping offenders for successful reintegration into society and reducing recidivism. Through these initiatives, inmates gain skills and confidence, fostering personal growth and resilience.

Calhoun State Prison, constructed in 1993 and opened in 1994, serves as a medium-security facility with a capacity for 1,677 offenders. Committed to protecting the general public, staff, and inmates, the prison provides a safe and humane living environment for medium and minimum-security offenders. This is achieved through the implementation of Principles of Effective Intervention, including the Risk Principle, Needs Principle, Responsivity Principle, Treatment Principle, and Program Integrity.

Housing at Calhoun State Prison comprises nine units, each equipped with 24 triple-bunked cells and 24 double-bunked cells. Additionally, there are eight open dormitories with a total of 480 beds, along with 95 segregation/isolation cells. The facility also houses a C.E.R.T. Team and a Fire Station to ensure safety and security.

Work details at the prison encompass a range of assignments, including tasks in Calhoun County, support for the Georgia State Patrol, outside maintenance, warehouse duties, groundskeeping, and fire station operations.

A variety of programs are offered to address the diverse needs of the inmate population. Academic offerings include General Education Diploma (GED), Adult Basic Education, literacy remedial courses, correspondence courses, and English as a Second Language. Counseling services cover topics such as family violence, motivation for change, re-entry preparation, thinking for a change, moral reconation therapy, and specialized programs like the Sex Offender Psycho-Educational Program (SOPP) and Exodus Stronghold led by the chaplain. Recreation opportunities are available for general leisure activities, while religious activities include various worship services and faith-based programs.

Vocational and on-the-job training programs provide inmates with valuable skills for employment upon release. These include forklift operation, food service work, horticulture, sanitation, building maintenance, barbering, education assistance, library assistance, laundry services, groundskeeping, and office clerical work.

Overall, Calhoun State Prison is dedicated to fostering rehabilitation and addressing the needs of its inmate population while maintaining safety and security. Through a combination of housing, work details, and comprehensive programs, the facility aims to support offenders in their journey toward successful reintegration into society.

Inmate Locator

CSP maintains a database of current inmates and their locations within the system. To locate an inmate, begin by using the DOC locator tool, which requires entering the first three letters of the inmate's first and last name, allowing for variations in spelling.

If unable to locate the desired information through free resources, users may opt to use the Arrest Record Search, which requires payment. While this option incurs a small fee, it provides access to the most up-to-date data available.

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Visitation Information

Time of Visits

  • 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, Sunday & State Holidays

The first step in the visitation process is to become an approved visitor. To do so, you must first fill out the Visitation Request Form and submit a completed form to the facility where your loved one is incarcerated. Please include a copy of supporting documentation (photo id, marriage license, and birth certificate) along with the application. Consent forms must be notarized before they can be processed. All visitors must apply regardless of age. They must also be mailed to the facility where the offender is currently housed (email forms will not be accepted).

Visitation Resources

Dress Code - For adults: No tank tops, no mesh or see-through clothing, t-shirts cannot be sleeveless. No chest, shoulders, or stomach exposed. A skirt may not be more than 2 inches above the knee. No stretch pants or shorts may be worn. Only children are permitted to wear shorts. No Contraband is Permitted

Top 3 Reasons for Visitor Arrests: Cell phones, Drugs, and Tobacco

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