Contrary to what prison officials say, the truth is that more than 90% of contraband is brought in by D O C staff, not “visitors”. If convicted, they need prison time!

Excerpts from the Article:

Two Effingham County jail officers have been arrested and two more on paid administrative leave after a three month investigation. Jaleen Connerly, 32, and Betrice Taylor, 50, were arrested and charged with numerous things to include bringing a controlled substance inside the facility.

Connerly is charged with:

Obtaining, procuring, or giving an inmate tobacco or tobacco product without consent of jailer
Attempt or conspiracy to violate Georgia controlled substance act
Bribery
Unlawful for person/employee to associate with criminal street gang to conduct/participate in criminal activity
Unlawful to come inside guard lines to deliver to inmate a controlled substance, giving to or possession by inmates prohibited items
Giving to or possession by inmates prohibited items

Taylor is charged with:

Unlawful for person/employee to associate with criminal street gang to conduct/participate in criminal activity
Giving to or possession by inmates prohibited items
Unlawful to come inside guard lines to deliver to inmate a controlled substance
Attempt or conspiracy to violate Georgia controlled substance act

Both women posted bail and have been released. The ongoing investigation also indicated two other employees that will remain on leave until the investigation is completed.

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