Athens-Clarke County Jail Debuts in Georgia

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Nov. 13 for the new Athens-Clarke County Jail in Athens. Atlanta-based Rosser International Inc. served as the architect on the new jail, while Augusta, Ga.-based McKnight Construction served as the primary contractor.

Construction Begins on Dearborn County Law Enforcement Center

By Maggie Ryan
Construction on the Dearborn County Law Enforcement Center began on June 17.

How Secure Are Those Cell Doors?

By Larry Latimer, Senior Construction Manager, Rosser International
Detention cell doors are among the simplest and most reliable security feature of jails and prisons. The basic design of a swinging cell door lock has changed very little in the past century.