FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 20, 2020
Contact: FDC Communications
Former Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
RAIFORD, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections’ Office of the Inspector General announced the arrest of former correctional officer Wilton Acta. Acta is charged with introduction, removal or possession of contraband, felony bribery and unlawful compensation or reward for official behavior.
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:
Information, which if released, would jeopardize a person’s safety. § 945.10(1)(e), F.S.
Information regarding a victim’s statement and identity. § 945.10(1)(f); 119.071(2)(j), F.S.
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.
Records, information, photographs, audio and visual presentations, schematic diagrams, surveys, recommendations, or consultations or portions thereof relating directly to the physical security of an institution or revealing security systems of an institution. §§ 119.071(3) and 281.301, F.S.
119.071[e], F.S., exempting all information “revealing the substance of a confession” by a person arrested until there is a final disposition in the case.
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.