FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 27, 2020
Contact: FDC Communications
Florida Correctional Officers Arrested
BUSHNELL, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections’ Office of the Inspector General announced the arrest of correctional officer sergeants Dillon Smith and Theodore Bartucci. Smith and Bartucci are charged with felony battery.
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:Medical information pertaining to a prospective, current, or former officer or employee. § 119.071(4)(b), 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.
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.