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Here are some of the most popular articles on our web site -- but remember there are hundreds of other pages here! Check our homepage for current event information and a listing of recent additions to our web site.


Rolodex Re-Entry Resource Directory - This directory was developed to provide offenders under supervision, probation officers, and judges with local and state resources that may be used to assist offenders with employment and educational opportunities, as well as other resources and services that may benefit offenders.

Historical photo collage Florida Corrections: Centuries of Progress - This history of corrections in Florida is as colorful and diverse as the thousands of inmates who have passed through its doors since 1821, and the thousands of staff who have dedicated, and in some cases, lost their lives to this endeavor. It is by turns brutal, funny and heartbreaking, but above all, informative.

Picture of Billboard Learn more about a Career of Courage with the Florida Department of Corrections. Be sure to watch video clips about occupations in Corrections -- including correctional officer, probation officer, health care, construction and facility maintenance. Have you seen these ads?

Agency Annual Report Do you know that it costs $49.24 a day to keep an inmate in prison in Florida? Have you ever wondered how many offenders are in prison on drug charges? Want to know how many women are serving time? These questions and more are answered in the 2011-2012 Annual Report.

Accreditation in Florida Leading the Nation Accreditation in Florida Leading the Nation 

Memorial for Fallen Officers Memorial for Fallen Officers - "Lest we forget, let us pause to remember those corrections employees who have given the ultimate sacrifice for public safety. Let us all be encouraged as we remember and honor their legacy of commitment, dedication, and service. For it is written: There is no greater love than this: that a man lay down his life for his friends."

Corrections Foundation, Inc. Corrections Foundation, Inc.  is the not-for-profit direct support organization (DSO) for the Florida Department of Corrections and supports the programs, personnel, and services of the department in the interest of public safety through grants, contributions, and community partnerships.

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