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Media Line
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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
11/19/19 FDC Assault Advisories | November 12 – November 18, 2019
11/19/19 FDC Celebrates Prison Pups N Pals Graduation at Tomoka Work Camp
11/18/19 Governor Ron DeSantis’ Bolder, Brighter, Better Future Budget Recommendations Fund Critical Investments in Corrections and Public Safety
11/12/19 FDC Assault Advisories | November 5 – November 11, 2019
11/08/19 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
11/08/19 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
11/06/19 Former Correctional Officer Arrested
11/05/19 FDC Assault Advisories | October 29 – November 4, 2019
10/31/19 Contract Employee Arrested
10/30/19 FDC Remains Committed to Public Safety During Halloween
10/29/19 FDC Assault Advisories | October 22 – October 28, 2019
10/28/19 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | October 22 – October 28, 2019
10/24/19 FDC Celebrates Program Graduation at Lancaster Correctional Institution
10/24/19 Inmate Arrested Following Assault on Staff
10/22/19 Correctional Officer Arrested at Central Florida Reception Center
10/22/19 Former Contract Employee Arrested
10/22/19 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | October 15 – October 21, 2019
10/22/19 FDC Assault Advisories | October 15 – October 21, 2019
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 Contraband Interdiction | October 8 – October 14, 2019

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