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Media Line
(850) 488-0420 

The Office of Communications is responsible for providing accurate, transparent and timely information about the Department and its facilities to inquiring members of the media. The team assists media in understanding Florida’s correctional system, facilitates media engagement at institutional events and coordinates inmate interviews in line with FDC policy and state laws.

FDC Press Releases and Announcements
10/16/19 FDC to Host Same Day Hiring Event for Pensacola Area Institutions
10/16/19 FDC Assault Advisories | October 8 – October 14, 2019
10/15/19 Visitor Arrested for Trafficking Narcotics
10/11/19 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
10/09/19 Citizen Volunteer Arrested
10/08/19 FDC Assault Advisories | October 1 – October 7, 2019
10/08/19 Former Inmate Arrested
10/08/19 FDC Announces Hiring Bonuses
10/01/19 FDC Assault Advisories | September 24 – September 30, 2019
10/01/19 Former Florida Correctional Officer and Former Trainee Arrested
10/01/19 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
09/27/19 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Martin CI Main Unit
09/26/19 Contracted Medical Clerk Arrested
09/24/19 FDC Assault Advisories | September 17 – September 23, 2019
09/23/19 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | September 17 – September 23, 2019
09/18/19 Food Service Employee Arrested
09/17/19 FDC Assault Advisories | September 10 – September 16, 2019
09/17/19 Former Florida Correctional Officer Trainee Arrested
09/16/19 Serious Incident at Columbia Correctional Institution
09/14/19 Sunday Visitation Canceled at Columbia Correctional Institution

Additional announcements and press releases are available.
Please visit the FDC Press Releases and Announcements page.