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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
01/05/21 FDC’s Chief Victim Advocate Nationally Recognized
12/23/20 Secretary’s Message to Inmates and Offenders: Find Peace and Goodwill
12/23/20 FDC Announces 2020 Accomplishments
12/23/20 FDC Responds to COVID-19 at Lawtey Correctional Institution
12/18/20 FDC Visitation Announcement
12/16/20 FDC Responds to COVID-19 at Zephyrhills Correctional Institution
12/11/20 FDC Celebrates Pups N Pals 10-Year Anniversary
12/03/20 CAPTURE ADVISORY – Central Florida Reception Center
11/10/20 FDC Responds to COVID-19 at Walton Correctional Institution
10/27/20 FDC Begins Development of Inmate-Led Mentoring Program
10/13/20 Secretary's Message to Inmates and Offenders: Find The Good
09/24/20 FDC Announces Hiring Bonuses
09/18/20 FDC and ICE Begin Implementation of Immigration Enforcement Partnership
09/11/20 FDC Visitation Announcement

Additional announcements and press releases are available.
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