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Gwinnett prisoner accused of ordering gang hit with secret cell phone

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CBS46 investigative reporter, Sally Sears has been shining the light for months on inmates sneaking cell phones into Georgia prisons with help from guards, and using them to run elaborate money-making telephone scams.

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Prison teacher confesses to smuggling cellphones in underwear

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An elderly woman is facing criminal charges after being caught smuggling cell phones into a prison where she was a teacher but it's where officers found the phones that will shock you.

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New prison commissioner blocks inmate interviews

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Is secrecy part of a new policy with a new commissioner at the Department of Corrections?

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Criminals with access to Facebook in Georgia's toughest prisons

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CBS46 has learned of an almost unbelievable story about dangerous criminals who have internet access and Facebook pages inside Georgia's toughest prisons. More>>

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DOC: half of all contraband cell phones make it into prisons

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CBS46 uncovered the shocking truth about a prison problem that's out of control.  More>>

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Investigation reveals inmates somehow getting tattoos inside prison

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CBS46 has been looking into big problems inside Georgia prisons, including inmates with Facebook pages, using social media to order hits and getting a hold of real tattoo guns. More>>

Prisoners, DOC workers indicted for illegal cellphones, crime ring

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CBS46 has obtained indictments that name two Georgia state prisons where inmates and others are involved in using illegal cell phones for criminal activity both inside and outside of the prison. More>>

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Federal inmates post video reports from prison

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CBS46 News revealed inmates in federal prison this week using smuggled cell phones to communicate on social media. More>>

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