The Department of Corrections operates the Atlanta City Detention Center (ACDC).

The department had their budget briefing on Tuesday, May 17, at 1:00pm. (video | slides)

City of Atlanta Department of Corrections Briefing (starts at 3:13:40)

The total proposed operating budget for Department of Corrections is $16,074,900. This is an increase of $2,124,789 (+13%) from the previous year. The number of authorized positions (jobs) is proposed to increase from 210 to 215 (+2%).

FY2023 Proposed Budget Book – Department of Corrections

The Atlanta City Council’s Public Safety & Legal Administration Committee has jurisdiction over the Department of Corrections.