November 22, 2017
Correctional Officer Arrested Following OIG Investigation
SANTA ROSA, Fla. – On November 21, the Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) Office of Inspector General announced the arrest of Correctional Officer Quintavia Walker following an OIG criminal investigation. Walker has been charged with battery on an inmate and submitting inaccurate information in regards to a use of force report.
Following the arrest, Walker was transported to the Santa Rosa County Jail. The FDC Office of the Inspector General acknowledges the cooperation and assistance provided by the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office and the State Attorney’s Office in the 1st 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 affadavit. The following exemptions apply 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 regarding a victim’s statement and identity. § 945.10(1)(f); 119.071(2)(j) 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.