August 9, 2019
Contact: FDC Communications
Florida Correctional Employee Arrested
Hamilton CI Food Service Worker Shanterria Gandy arrested
for sexual misconduct and introduction of contraband
JASPER, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections’ (FDC) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) announced the arrest of Food Service Worker Shanterria Gandy. Gandy is charged with three counts of sexual misconduct and introduction of contraband.
Following the arrest Gandy was transported to the Hamilton County Jail. The OIG acknowledges the cooperation and assistance provided by State Jeff Seigmeister Hess of the 3rd Judicial Circuit of Florida and the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office.
For more information on the Department’s Office of the Inspector General, please visit: http://www.dc.state.fl.us/orginfo/ig.html.
Click here to see the 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.
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
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, and the third largest state prison system in the country, FDC employs 24,000 members, incarcerates approximately 90,000 inmates and supervises nearly 155,000 offenders in the community.