August 15, 2019
Contact: FDC Communications
Florida Correctional Officer Arrested
JASPER, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections’ (FDC) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) announced the arrest of Correctional Officer Rodrick Manning. Manning is charged with unlawful compensation as a public servant, conspiracy to introduce contraband, unlawful use of a two-way communication device and compounding a felony.
Following the arrest Manning was transported to the Hamilton County Jail. The OIG acknowledges the cooperation and assistance provided by State Attorney Jeff Siegmeister 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.
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.