Arrendale State Prison


Arrendale State Prison, located in Raoul, unincorporated Habersham County, Georgia, is a women’s prison under the jurisdiction of the Georgia Department of Corrections. Established in 1951, this facility has a rich history and is an essential correctional institution in the state.

Initially constructed in 1926, Arrendale State Prison can house up to 1,476 adult and juvenile female felons and probationers. The prison is designed with exceptional security measures to ensure the safety and well-being of the inmates.     

Over the years, Arrendale State Prison has played a significant role in housing and rehabilitating female offenders in Georgia. It offers various programs and services to provide inmates with vocational training, medical care, counseling, and rehabilitation opportunities.    

In recent news, it was reported that the Georgia Department of Corrections has recommended the closure of Lee Arrendale State Prison. This would lead to the transfer of inmates to other correctional facilities in the state. However, as of now, there is no official confirmation regarding the closure.

For further information about the Lee Arrendale State Prison, including inmate records search and visitation details, individuals can refer to the official website of the Georgia Department of Corrections or utilize online inmate search platforms specific to the state of Georgia.



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