National Crime Victims' Rights Week 2021

In April, the State Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Georgia Office of Victim Services participated in National Crime Victims' Rights Week 2021.

Meg Heap Appointed to the State Board of Pardons and Paroles

Meg Heap, the former Chatham County District Attorney, was appointed to the State Board of Pardons and Paroles by Governor Brian Kemp, effective January 19, 2021. The swearing in ceremony took place February 2, 2021.

 

January 12, 2021, Monthly Parole Board Meeting

Monthly meetings of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles include operational updates by agency leadership. 

August 2020 Parole Board Meeting

The August 2020 monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles was conducted August 25th. 

Parole Board Monthly Meeting for June 2020

The June monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles was conducted June 23, 2020. At the meeting the Board re-elected Chairman Terry Barnard for a sixth term as Chairman and re-elected Vice Chairman Brian Owens.

March 2020 Parole Board Meeting

The Parole Board schedules monthly meetings. March 3, 2020, the Board conducted a meeting.

Georgia Anti-Gang Network Meeting - December 2019

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles participated in the Georgia Anti-Gang Network meeting in Atlanta, last December. 

Parole Board Member David Herring speaks to the Rotary Club of Gainesville

Parole Board Member David Herring addressed the Gainesville Rotary Club in early January. 

Governor's 2019 Public Safety Awards

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles congratulated the officers recognized in December of 2019 by Governor Brian Kemp and state government at the 2019 Governor's Public Safety Awards. 

GACDL Winter Seminar

Exec. Director of Parole Chris Barnett spoke to members of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers in January.

2019 Georgia Professional Association of Community Supervision Conference new

Parole Board employees participated in training sessions at the annual summer training conference for GPACS (Georgia Professional Association of Community Supervision). Three Parole Board Members were panelists in a workshop.

Engaging communities and stakeholders

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles engages communities and stakeholders regarding the agency's mission.