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Florida Department of Corrections
Julie L. Jones, Secretary

FDC Press Releases and Announcements

07/17/18 FDC Assault Advisories | July 10 – July 16, 2018
07/16/18 Governor Rick Scott Proclaims July 15 – 21 as Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week
07/13/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Hardee Correctional Institution Work Camp
07/11/18 FDC Assault Advisories | July 3 – July 9, 2018
07/10/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | July 2 – July 9, 2018
07/10/18 FDC Celebrates Cuffs & Collars Dog Program Graduation at Lancaster Correctional Institution
07/10/18 Employee Arrested by FDC Office of the Inspector General
07/06/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Two Institutions
07/06/18 Former Employee Arrested by FDC Office of the Inspector General
07/05/18 Florida Correctional Officers Arrested
07/03/18 Holiday Visitation Canceled at Two Institutions
07/03/18 FDC Assault Advisories | June 26 – July 2, 2018
07/02/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | June 25 – July 02, 2018
07/02/18 Accreditation Team Invited Public Comments Concerning the Office of the Inspector General – Florida Department of Corrections
06/30/18 Memorandum
06/28/18 Florida Department of Corrections to Host Same-day Hiring Event at Gulf Coast State College
06/28/18 FDC Assault Advisories | June 19 – June 25, 2018
06/26/18 UPDATE! — Inmate Escape Notice
06/25/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | June 18 – June 25, 2018
06/22/18 FDC Assault Advisories | June 12 – June 18, 2018
06/22/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Two Institutions
06/18/18 Florida Correctional Officer Dies in the Line of Duty
06/18/18 Florida Correctional Officer Trainee Arrested
06/18/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | June 11 – 18, 2018
06/14/18 Former Nurse Arrested for Introduction of Contraband
06/13/18 FDC to Host One-Day Hiring Event for Desoto Correctional Institution
06/13/18 FDC Assault Advisories | June 5 – 11, 2018
06/12/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | June 4 – 11, 2018
06/11/18 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
06/08/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at One Institution
06/08/18 FDC, Florida Gateway College Second Chance Pell Students Recognized for Academic Success
06/07/18 FDC Celebrates Heel to Heal Graduation at Hernando Correctional Institution
06/06/18 FDC Assault Advisories | May 22 – June 4, 2018
06/05/18 Inmate Arrested for Assaulting an Officer at Okaloosa Correctional Institution
06/05/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | May 28 – June 3, 2018
06/01/18 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
06/01/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Eight Institutions
05/30/18 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
05/30/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | May 26 – 28, 2018
05/30/18 Inmate Arrested for Assaulting Officers at Okaloosa Correctional Institution
05/30/18 Civilian Arrested by FDC Office of the Inspector General
05/27/18 FDC Prepares for Storm, Cancels Monday Visitation at Select Institutions
05/24/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at One Institution
05/24/18 Inmate Arrested for Assaulting an Officer at Charlotte Correctional Institution
05/22/18 Former Correctional Officer Arrested
05/22/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | May 19 – 20, 2018
05/22/18 FDC Assault Advisories | May 15 – May 21, 2018
05/21/18 Public Hearing on Rule 33-601.722 (Visiting Schedule — Notice of Change)
05/18/18 Visitation Canceled at Five Institutions
05/16/18 FDC Announces Cost-Saving Agreement with Merck to Treat HCV
05/15/18 FDC Assault Advisories | May 1 – May 14, 2018
05/14/18 Florida Department of Corrections Honors Fallen Officers and Staff
05/14/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | May 12 – 13, 2018
05/11/18 Visitation Canceled at Three Institutions
05/10/18 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
05/9/18 Update to Visitation Rule
05/7/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | May 5 – 6, 2018
05/7/18 FDC Celebrates Florida Correctional Employees Week
05/4/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Four Institutions
05/2/18 FDC Assault Advisories | April 24 – April 30, 2018
05/1/18 FDC Announces Steps to Award a Health Services Vendor for Inmate Health Care
05/1/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | April 26 – 29, 2018
04/27/18 Visitation Canceled at Okeechobee Main Unit
04/27/18 Visitor Arrested at Florida State Prison
04/25/18 FDC Assault Advisories | April 17 – April 23, 2018
04/23/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | April 21 – 22, 2018
04/23/18 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
04/20/18 Former Inmate Arrested for Introduction of Contraband
04/18/18 FDC, Indian River State College to Host Program Graduation
04/18/18 FDC Assault Advisories | April 10 – April 16, 2018
04/16/18 FDC to Co-host Employment and Community Resource Fair
04/13/18 Visitation Canceled at Two Institutions
04/13/18 Florida Probation Officer Arrested
04/13/18 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
04/11/18 FDC Assault Advisories | April 3 – April 9, 2018
04/11/18 FDC to Host One-Day Hiring Event for Gulf Correctional Institution
04/10/18 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
04/10/18 FDC to Host Career and Community Resource Fair
04/10/18 FDC Recognizes 2018 National Crime Victim's Rights Week
04/09/18 New Visitation Schedule FAQ
04/09/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | April 7 – 8, 2018
04/05/18 Florida Correctional Officer Arrested Following OIG Investigation
04/05/18 FDC Announces Hiring Bonuses
04/04/18 Florida Department of Corrections to Host Same-day Hiring Event at Suwannee Correctional Institution
04/04/18 FDC Assault Advisories | March 16 – April 2, 2018
04/03/18 UPDATE Visitation Rulemaking Process – Next Steps
04/02/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | March 31 – April 1, 2018
03/28/18 FDC Celebrates Prison Pups N Pals Graduation at Tomoka Correctional Institution
03/26/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | March 24 – 25, 2018
03/23/18 Visitation Canceled at Reception and Medical Center Main Unit
03/21/18 Setting the Record Straight: Women describe degrading strip searches at Baker prison visitation
03/21/18 FDC Assault Advisories | February 16 – March 15, 2018
03/19/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | March 16 – 18, 2018
03/16/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Three Institutions
03/09/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Six Institutions
03/06/18 Visitor Contraband Interdiction | March 3 – 4, 2018
03/02/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Two Institutions
02/28/18 Correctional Officer Arrested Following OIG Investigation
02/23/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Four Institutions
02/22/18 Florida Department of Corrections to Host Hiring Event at Columbia Correctional Institution
02/22/18 Florida Department of Corrections to Host Hiring Event at Gulf Correctional Institution
02/21/18 Media Briefing Schedule for Execution of Eric Branch
02/19/18 Correctional Staff Arrested Following OIG Investigation
02/19/18 Correctional Officer Arrested Following OIG Investigation
02/16/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Five Institutions
02/16/18 FDC Assault Advisory | February 15, 2018
02/15/18 FDC Assault Advisories | January 23 – February 12, 2018
02/15/18 Florida Department of Corrections to Host Hiring Event at Walton Correctional Institution
02/07/18 Correctional Officer Arrested Following OIG Investigation
02/01/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Mayo Annex J-2 Dormitory
01/30/18 Correctional Staff Arrested Following OIG Investigation
01/24/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Hamilton Annex
01/24/18 FDC Assault Advisories | January 3 – 22, 2018
01/23/18 FDC Announces Hiring Bonuses
01/22/18 FDC Continues Normal Operations
01/18/18 Florida Department of Corrections to Host Hiring Event at Jackson Correctional Institution
01/17/18 Statement on Protest
01/16/18 FDC Celebrates Prison Pups N Pals Dog Program Graduation at Tomoka Correctional Institution
01/11/18 Weekend Visitation Canceled at Blackwater Correctional Facility
01/11/18 Monday, Visitation Canceled at Everglades CI and the Reception and Medical Center
01/10/18 FDC, Waste Pro Announce Offender Employment Program
01/05/18 Correctional Officer Criminally Charged Following OIG Investigation
01/03/18 Inmates Assault Officers at Santa Rosa CI

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