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  • Go2Glenn Go2Glenn Apr 20, 1999 12:22 PM Flag


    Atlanta Journal Constitution - 4/20/99

    The New Corrections Commissioner - Jim

    The 61-year-old grandfather of eight said he probably
    will order an audit of the agency to "see what I'm
    inheriting," but he already knows he will have to turn his
    immediate attention to space issues.

    "I believe
    Corrections is full," Wetherington said.

    About 3,000
    sentenced felons are backed up in county jails waiting for
    a space in the state system, which already is
    growing by about 1,700 a month. D.O.C. already has moved
    inmates into tents in prison recreation yards and into
    bunks in common areas in cellblocks. The state also is
    renting space in three private prisons.

    Wetherington has served as a police officer in Columbus, Ga,
    since 1959, including 14 years as Chief of

    Due to the ole supply and demand principles, PZN most
    likely will prevail in GA, IMO. G

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