All About Georgia Prisons Jails

Connect With an Inmate All About Georgia Prisons Jails

Find a Georgia Prisons and Jails Inmate

Georgia's prisons and jails have one of the highest populations in the United States by state. With a prison population of more than 50,000 in 2021, 34 prisons, and over 180 jails, tracking down a friend or family member within the Georgia system can be exhausting.

Georgia's prisons and jails are part of the Georgia Department of Corrections, with the first state prison opening in 1938. The prison still stands outside of Reidsville, GA, and serves as the state's primary maximum security prison. Georgia also has at least one jail in every county in the state, with a jail population of just over 40,000. It can be time-consuming and frustrating to locate a loved one in a Georgia prison or jail.

We can help you learn how to address a letter to an inmatewrite a prisoner, and schedule inmate visitation. DoNotPay makes writing letters to inmates easy, finding the inmate in seconds and allowing you to digitally generate letters for your prison pen pals from our mobile app or website.

4 Steps To Make Contacting a Georgia Inmate Stress-Free

It is crucial to confirm the location of your loved ones before attempting to contact or visit them. Not doing so can waste time and money. Costly phone calls and letters can be rejected and returned to the sender. Make locating an inmate convenient with DoNotPay. Follow these steps:

  1. Log in or sign up for DoNotPay in your web browser
  2. Click "Connect with an Inmate" then "Locate Someone."
  3. Enter the inmate's name and Georgia for the state
  4. Click "Submit" and have your answer in seconds

DoNotPay searches through thousands of prisons in the United States to find your friend or family member.

Difficulties To Expect When Communicating With an Inmate In Georgia


Finding your loved one within the vast corrections system can be difficult enough, but if you are in another state it can make contacting an inmate more expensive and time-consuming. Calls can be costly, and it may take weeks for your loved one to receive a letter. It can also be cost-prohibitive to send packages and make frequent visitation impossible. DoNotPay can help you shorten the distance between your loved ones by sending letters conveniently from our mobile app or website.

Physical address300 1st Avenue South; Reidsville, Georgia; United States
Phone Number912-557-7301
WebsiteGA State Prison
Fax(912) 557-7241


Visiting a prison has never been easy, but with COVID-19 safety protocols, it can be nearly impossible. You may have to book a flight or drive for days to spend only an hour with your loved one. It helps to keep in touch using DoNotPay. You can do the following from our mobile app or web browser:

  • Locate your loved one quickly
  • Generate a physical letter with pictures from our mobile app (we send the paper letter on your behalf)
  • Receive a digital copy of a letter from an inmate (we receive the physical copy and scan it for you to view at your leisure)

How To Locate Your Loved Ones In Georgia Prisons With DoNotPay

Locating an imprisoned friend or family member in a Georgia prison or jail can be difficult with over 200 facilities. You may spend hours searching and making calls with no guarantee of success. Find your loved ones in seconds with DoNotPay, and keep in touch easily from our mobile app or website. DoNotPay can save you time and money, and make contacting your loved one less stressful.

  1. Locate the Connect With an Inmate service on DoNotPay.


  2. Choose whether you want to locate a loved one, create a virtual mailbox, or send a personalized letter.


  3. If you want us to find your loved one, provide his or her personal details and the state they are located in. We'll then conduct a search on the appropriate state database.


  4. If you want to create a virtual mailbox, just provide your full name! We'll set one up for you so you can easily receive incoming mail from your loved one.


  5. If sending a personalized letter, tell us which facility your loved one is located in and what you would like to say to them. You can even include a photo! Your letter will be delivered automatically - just wait 10 days for it to arrive to your loved one!


DoNotPay is the only simple, quick, and cost-effective way to locate an inmate and send letters with ease.

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Save time and money locating and communicating with a loved one while they are in a correctional facility with DoNotPay. Sign up and try DoNotPay today.

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