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State Board of Pardons and Paroles

Our Mission

To serve the citizens of Georgia by exercising the constitutional authority of executive clemency through informed decision-making, thereby ensuring public safety, protecting victims’ rights, and providing offenders with opportunities for positive change.

PAP leadership

Inmate Lookup

Find the parole status of an inmate.

Clemency and Parole Consideration

Learn about the process, eligibility, and your rights.

Contact Parole and Corrections' Call Center

Call for Parole Consideration and Eligibility questions

Parolee Database

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Terry E. Barnard, Chairman

The Georgia Parole Board is a national model for stable and professional leadership.

Terry E. Barnard, Chairman


Georgia Parole Speaks with Offender Families

ForsythGeorgia parole officials met today with hundreds of family members and friends of offenders at the Georgia Department of Corrections’ (GDC) Family Day in Forsyth.

August monthly Parole Board meeting is canceled

The monthly operational meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles for August 2022 is canceled.

Parole Board’s Second Annual Employee Awards Announced

ATLANTA – The State Board of Pardons and Paroles has announced the agency’s awards for community impact customer service, innovations, and employee of the year for 2022.