October 2, 2017
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) arrested former correctional officer Kreshenda Colbert last week following an OIG criminal investigation. Colbert has been charged with unlawful compensation and official misconduct.
The Florida Department of Corrections Office of Inspector General acknowledges the cooperation and assistance provided by the Tallahassee Police Department and the State Attorney’s Office in the 2nd 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 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, which is released, would jeopardize a person’s safety. § 945.10(1)(e), F.S.
Any information which may reveal the identity of a person who is a victim of any sexual offense. 119.071(2)(h)1; 28 CFR 115, Department of Justice (2012).
As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs 24,000 members statewide, incarcerates approximately 97,000 inmates and supervises nearly 167,000 offenders in the community.