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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
07/15/19 FDC issues statement regarding Lake C.I. YouTube video
07/14/19 Inmate Assaults Three Officers at Apalachee Correctional Institution East
07/03/19 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
07/02/19 FDC Assault Advisories | June 25 – July 1, 2019
06/27/19 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
06/27/19 Inmates Assault Officer at Mayo Correctional Institution Annex
06/25/19 Food Service Employee Arrested
06/25/19 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
06/25/19 FDC Assault Advisories | June 18 – June 24, 2019
06/21/19 FDC Secretary Mark S. Inch’s Statement on Governor Ron DeSantis' Bold Vision for a Brighter Future Budget
06/19/19 Governor Ron DeSantis Signs HB 7057: Corrections
06/19/19 Former Food Service Employee and Civilian Arrested

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