Department to Revise Mission Greater emphasis to be placed on re-entry and recidivism reduction
Media are invited to attend a briefing during which Secretary McDonough will announce a revised mission for the Department. The central change in the mission will concern an enhanced emphasis on preparing offenders to return to society, thereby reducing recidivism and lowering crime rates.
Details are as follows:
Tuesday, May 22, 2007
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Department of Corrections, Central Office
2601 Blair Stone Road
850/414-1706 (SUNCOM 994-1706)
Media interested in attending are requested to RSVP no later than 2:30 p.m. Monday, May 21. To RSVP, contact