Corrections Offender Network
|Inmate Escape Information Search||Visitor# 14,847,466 since 03/31/1998
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|The Florida Department of Corrections updates this information immediately upon an escape and upon receipt of new information or capture. If you have information regarding an escape, you may contact your local law enforcement agency, the facility from which the inmate escaped, or call the Florida Department of Corrections at 850-922-6867 or 1-866-850-0355.|
|This database contains public record information on felony offenders sentenced to the Department of Corrections. This information only includes offenders sentenced to state prison or state supervision. Information contained herein includes current and prior offenses. Offense types include related crimes such as attempts, conspiracies and solicitations to commit crimes. Information on offenders sentenced to county jail, county probation, or any other form of supervision is not contained. The information is derived from court records provided to the Department of Corrections and is made available as a public service to interested citizens. The Department of Corrections makes no guarantee as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained herein. Any person who believes information provided is not accurate may contact the Department of Corrections. |
|For questions and comments, you may contact the Department of Corrections, Bureau of Classification and Central Records, at (850) 488-9859 or go to Frequently Asked Questions About Inmates for more information. This information is made available to the public and law enforcement in the interest of public safety. |
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It is better to have too little search criteria than too much. For example if you think an offender's
eye color is brown
but are not positive then select All
If you know the offender's DC number
that is the only criteria you will have to enter.
First Name/Last Name:
In the First Name and Last Name fields, the search will return all matches whose
names begin with
the letters you type. For example, if you enter Williams
the search will also turn up Williamson
(if it matches the other criteria you
select). If you enter Will
, it will look for Williams
, and so forth. This can be handy if you are
unsure of the spelling of a name (Clark
If this box is checked when a name search is conducted, all aliases will be searched. If this
box is not checked, only committed names will be searched.
This is an identification
number assigned by the department. This number is six characters long and is either
completely numeric or one alpha character followed by five numeric characters. This is the
primary means by which the department identifies offenders.
Miscellaneous Drop-Down Lists (race,
If unsure about any of these fields it is best to select All
Escape Date To/From:
If the approximate
escape date is known a date range may be entered. For example, if for certain the inmate had
escaped sometime in January of 1998
then enter Escape as of Date: From:
January 1 1998
Escape as of Date: To:
January 31 1998. This will return all inmates escaped during the
month of January. As noted, escapes prior to January 1, 1990
are not available.
DC Criminal History Offense Category:
This allows the user to search for groups of offenders with a particular type of criminal
offense history. This function also works in conjunction with the other search criteria.
For example, in the "Inmate Release Information" search, a law enforcement officer could
search for offenders convicted of a sex crime that were released to a particular county within the last 14 days.
County Of Commitment:
This allows the user to search for offenders by the county in which they were sentenced.
This allows the user to search for offenders that escaped from a particular
facility or state (if the inmate served their Florida sentence in another state).
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