FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 19, 2020
Contact: FDC Communications
Inmate Arrested for Battery on an Officer
PUNTA GORDA, Fla — The Florida Department of Corrections’ (FDC) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) announced the arrest of inmate Rene Perales #J46645. Perales is charged with battery of law enforcement officer and possession of contraband weapon.
For more information on the Department’s Office of the Inspector General, please visit: http://fdc.myflorida.com/ig/index.html.
The following exemptions apply to the redactions:
Social security numbers. § 119.071(5)(a), 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, and the third largest state prison system in the country, FDC employs 24,000 members, incarcerates 80,000 inmates and supervises nearly 145,000 offenders in the community.