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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.

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Major FDC Press Releases and Announcements
04/15/21 ICYMI: TCC and the Florida Department of Corrections host inaugural graduation ceremony for transitioning inmates
04/12/21 Secretary’s Message to Inmates and Offenders : Find The Normal (Get the Shot)
04/06/21 FDC Increases Inmate Intakes, Maintains Safety Protocols to Protect Population
04/05/21 FDC and CareerSource Florida Partner to Provide Inmates Valuable Employment Skills
03/31/21 FDC Partners with Tallahassee Community College to Host Inmate Program Graduation
03/25/21 FDC Announces Hiring Bonuses
03/24/21 FDC Secretary Joins Podcast Led by Former Inmates
03/04/21 Recent Press Coverage: Perry Newspapers
02/12/21 Secretary’s Message to Inmates and Offenders: Find Imagination
02/04/21 FDC Streamlines Volunteer Application
02/03/21 Lowell Investigation Response

Additional announcements and press releases are available.
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