Florida Department of Corrections Banner, Secretary Mark S. Inch

 

PRESS RELEASE
August 25, 2021

Contact: FDC Communications
(850) 488-0420
 


FDC Assault Advisories | August 17 – August 23, 2021

This is a report of assault advisories that occurred during the specified timeframe. An assault advisory is issued by the Department of Corrections whenever a correctional officer or probation officer is attacked in the line of duty. All assaults are investigated, and disciplinary action is imposed in accordance with policy.

Hardee Correctional Institution: On August 17, Inmate Elie Leconte (Y61581) and Inmate De’ray Roberts (T81163) assaulted two officers by punching them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries.

Union Correctional Institution: On August 17, Inmate Marvin Pace (B02617) assaulted an officer by striking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries.

Santa Rosa Correctional Institution: On August 18, Inmate Frank Palmore (P55974) assaulted an officer by biting them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries.

Sumter Correctional Institution: On August 19, Inmate Lawrence Miller (118382) assaulted an officer by kicking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Charlotte Correctional Institution: On August 19, Inmate Joaquin Nelson (197053) assaulted an officer by kicking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Century Correctional Institution: On August 19, Inmate Mario Kilpatrick (125160) assaulted an officer by punching them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Putnam Correctional Institution: On August 20, Inmate Justin Vaughn (J56418) assaulted an officer by kicking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Calhoun Correctional Institution: On August 20, Inmate Tranard Blackshear (B15899) assaulted an officer by punching them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Santa Rosa Correctional Institution: On August 20, Inmate Devin Whitfield (B50276) assaulted an officer by headbutting them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Santa Rosa Correctional Institution: On August 20, Inmate Adrian Williams (T30350) assaulted an officer by kicking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries.

Martin Correctional Institution: On August 21, Inmate Sidney Ward (C60763) assaulted an officer by punching them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Columbia Annex: On August 21, Inmate James Black (P18486) assaulted an officer by kicking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Lowell Annex: On August 22, Inmate Shanika Thompson (L40386) assaulted an officer by attacking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued.

Desoto Annex: On August 23, Inmate Israel Neal (129508) assaulted an officer by attacking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries.

Hardee Correctional Institution: On August 23, Inmate Brenden Brown (J57390) assaulted an officer by punching and choking them. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries.

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