The Office of Communications provides accurate, transparent and timely information about the Florida Department of Corrections and its facilities to inquiring members of the media, and provides communications responsiveness and support to Department members. It assists news media in Florida, the U.S. and the world in understanding Florida’s corrections system, and facilitates media engagement at institution and community corrections events as approved by Department of Corrections policy and according to current state laws.
If you are not a member of the news media and have questions about the Department, please contact our Citizen Services Office for assistance. Visit them at the Citizen Services web page or call them at (888) 558-6488 or (850) 488-7052.
|08/22/17||Media Briefing Schedule for Execution of Mark Asay|
|08/22/17||Florida Department of Corrections to Host Veterans Job Fair|
|08/22/17||FDC Celebrates Dog Program Graduation at Baker CI|
|08/21/17||Lockdown Lifted, FDC Institutions Resume Normal Operations|
|08/16/17||Weekend Visitation Cancelled Statewide to Ensure Safety|
|08/16/17||FDC Assault Advisories | August 8 – 14, 2017|
|08/11/17||FDC Launches Nature Imagery Program for Inmates|
|08/11/17||Weekend Visitation Canceled at Jackson Correctional Institution|
Additional announcements and press releases are available.
Please visit the FDC Press Releases and Announcements page.
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