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.
|09/14/17||FDC Continues to Respond to Hurricane Irma, Visitation Cancelled|
|09/14/17||Florida Department of Corrections to Host Hiring Event at Wakulla Correctional Institution|
|09/14/17||Florida Department of Corrections to Host Hiring Event at Santa Rosa Correctional Institution|
|09/12/17||State Office Closures for September 13|
|09/12/17||Update for Individuals on Community Supervision|
|09/12/17||State Offices OPEN on Tuesday, September 12|
|09/11/17||Hurricane Irma Update for Families|
|09/10/17||Gov. Scott Statement Regarding the Loss of Hardee County Deputy and Florida Department of Corrections Employee|
Additional announcements and press releases are available.
Please visit the FDC Press Releases and Announcements page.
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