Press Office
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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.

Major FDC Press Releases and Announcements
09/15/21 FDC Officers Awarded Medals of Valor by National Association
09/13/21 Secretary's Message to Inmates and Offenders: Find A Place
09/02/21 FDC Recognizes Hardee County Volunteers
08/28/21 Florida Correctional Officer Trainee Dies on Duty
08/27/21 Information Related to Temporary Closures
08/20/21 ICYMI: Criminal justice leaders graduate from Executive Leadership Seminar
08/18/21 Nine FDC Correctional Institutions Earn Reaccreditation by the American Correctional Association
08/12/21 UPDATED: Visitation at Lancaster CI Canceled
08/11/21 ICYMI: Miss USA visits Jacksonville while bringing awareness to Children of Inmates program
08/11/21 FDC Staff Receive Awards at Annual FGIA Conference

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

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