April 4, 2019
Former Food Service Employee Arrested
MALONE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections’ (FDC) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) announced the arrest of former food service employee Jonte Perry. Perry is charged with two counts of unlawful compensation, one count of conspiracy to introduce contraband and one count of sexual misconduct with an inmate.
Perry turned herself in to the Jackson County Jail. The OIG acknowledges the cooperation and assistance provided Jackson County Sheriff Louis S. "Lou" Roberts III and Mr. Glenn Hess, State Attorney of the14th Judicial Circuit of Florida.
For more information on the Department’s Office of the Inspector General, please visit: http://www.dc.state.fl.us/orginfo/ig.html.
Click here to see the affidavit. The following exemptions apply to the redactions:
Medical information pertaining to a prospective, current, or former officer or employee. § 119.071(4)(b), F.S.
The home addresses, telephone numbers, including cellular and personal pager numbers, social security numbers, dates of birth, and photographs of active or former department employees and/or their spouses and children; places of employment; daycare facilities, and/or schools of active or former department employees’ spouses and children (sections 119.071 (4)(d), F.S. and 945.10(1)(e), F.S.
Any information which may reveal the identity of a person who is a victim of any sexual offense. 119.071(2)(h)1; 28 CFR 115, Department of Justice (2012).
As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs 24,000 members statewide, incarcerates approximately 96,000 inmates and supervises nearly 166,000 offenders in the community.