July 9, 2019
Visitor Contraband Interdiction | July 2 – July 8, 2019
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) has zero tolerance for contraband of any kind, and visitors attempting to introduce contraband are subject to suspension or termination of their visitation privileges and arrest.
Hamilton Annex: On June 7, staff discovered a visitor to have introduced a large amount of synthetic marijuana into the visitation area. The visitor was arrested for introduction of contraband.
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.