Fulton County Georgia Sheriff's Office
|Rank||Deputy (2018). Demoted to detention officer (2019).|
|Dates of Service||May 2018 - 2023|
|Last Known Status||Terminated|
2023 Jail Conduct
On February 7, 2023, Franklin was working at the jail when an inmate asked her to open a door so that he could move to a different zone. After Franklin opened the door, the inmate and several others entered the cell of another man and punched, kicked, and stabbed him. Franklin witnessed the attack and did not intervene. When the attack was over, Franklin escorted the inmate back to his zone.
Franklin got cleaning supplies and attempted to wipe up the victim's blood.
The incident was captured by security cameras.
Franklin was fired.
On February 28, 2023, Franklin was charged with cruelty to inmates, reckless conduct, tampering with evidence, simple assault, and four counts of violation of oath by a public officer.
- Rosana Hughes, Former Fulton detention officer accused of not stopping attack on inmate, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 2023-03-01
- Ex-deputy charged with cruelty to inmates at Fulton County Jail, FOX 5, 2023-03-01
- Morse Diggs, Fired Fulton County jailer opened doors at inmate's whim, court documents reveal, FOX 5, 2023-04-06