September 22, 2017
Correctional Officer Arrested Following OIG Investigation
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. On September 21, the Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) Office of Inspector General arrested correctional officer Brandon Brewer following an OIG criminal investigation. Brewer has been charged with one count of battery on an inmate and one count of official misconduct.
Following the arrest, Brewer was transported to the Duval County Jail. The FDC Office of the Inspector General acknowledges the cooperation and assistance provided by the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office and the State Attorney's Office in the 4th Judicial Circuit.
For more information regarding the Department's Office of Inspector General, please visit www.dc.state.fl.us/orginfo/ig.html.
Click here to see the arrest affidavit. The following exemption applies to the redactions:
The home addresses, telephone numbers, including cellular and personal pager numbers, social security numbers, dates of birth, and photographs of active or former department employees and/or their spouses and children; places of employment; daycare facilities, and/or schools of active or former department employees’ spouses and children (sections 119.071 (4)(d), F.S. and 945.10(1)(e), F.S.
Information, which is released, would jeopardize a person's safety. 945.10(1)(e), F.S.
As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs 24,000 members statewide, incarcerates approximately 96,000 inmates and supervises nearly 166,000 offenders in the community.