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

Budget Overview

The total proposed operating budget for Department of Corrections is $20,273,823. This is an increase of $2,381,278 (+11.7%) from the previous year. The number of authorized positions (jobs) is proposed to increase from 209 to 219 (+4.8%).

FY2025 Proposed Budget Book – Department of Corrections

Budget Briefing

The department had its FY2025 budget briefing on Thursday, May 2, at 11:00am. (YouTube: Atlanta City Council)

Budget Briefing: Department of Corrections – 05/02/24

Committee of Purview

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

Public Safety & Legal Administration Committee