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The Office of Communications is responsible for providing accurate, transparent and timely information about the Department and its facilities to inquiring members of the media. The team assists media in understanding Florida's correctional system, facilitates media engagement at institutional events and coordinates inmate interviews in line with FDC policy and state laws.

Major FDC Press Releases and Announcements
03/22/23 Former Florida Inmate Arrested for Using Drones to Traffic Narcotics into Correctional Facilities
03/16/23 FDC Expands Interactive Dashboard for Law Enforcement Agencies
03/08/23 Officer Arrested at Taylor Correctional Institution
02/24/23 FDC In the News: Emotional day as dozens of inmates graduate with GED, program certificates
02/23/23 UPDATED 02/23/23: Media Briefing Schedule for Execution of Donald Dillbeck
02/22/23 FDC In The News: FDC Re-Entry Simulation Discussed on The Morning Show with Preston Scott
02/07/23 FDC In The News: Broward College Expands Access to Post-Secondary Education with New Transformational Programs
02/07/23 FDC In The News: Vets Helping Vets
02/07/23 FDC In The News: Governor DeSantis Releases Plan to Allot Millions for Public Safety
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