As of August 1, there were 260 people listed as Columbia County inmates by the state Department of Corrections website. The inmates are distributed among several institutions across the state.
The total includes 233 men (down one) and 27 women (no change).
The following Columbia County inmates have a parole-eligible date this month, although there are several factors that could affect any individual release for months or years:
Daniel Edwards, 57, sentenced August 28, 2019, 144 months, arson. Incarcerated at Randall L. Williams Correctional Facility, Pine Bluff.
Christopher A. Walker, 38, sentenced July 1, 2021, 96 months, domestic battering. Incarcerated at Wrightsville Unit.