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Dade Correctional Institute

Lavar Laventin (Source: Dade Correctional)

Assaulted Inmate Reported Dead At Dade Correctional

An investigation is underway at Dade Correctional Institution after a fight between two inmates left one inmate dead.

07/28/2014

State Senator Dwight Bullard (FL-39th District) (Source: CBS4)

Heat Turned Up In Call For Feds To Probe Prison Scalding Death

Senator Dwight Bullard held a press conference to express concern about recent issues at the Dade Correctional Institute.

07/21/2014

Florida Department of Corrections  Secretary Mike Crews (Source: CBS4)

Corrections Sec. Says He Was Not Provided Details On Death During Visit

One day after the Department of Corrections Secretary Mike Crews visited South Florida and vowed to get answers after the death of an inmate, the Secretary said he will investigate a second death.

07/11/2014

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CBS4 Investigates: Inmate Death Raising Questions

If you ask mental health counselor George Mallinckrodt about prison inmates suffering from mental illness he will quickly share this message, “They shouldn’t be taunted, tormented, beaten and killed.”

05/22/2014

Barret Robbins is released from the Dade Correctional Institute on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

Ex-NFL Star Lashes Out After Being Released From S. Fla. Prison

The former NFL player who was sentenced to prison after a police-involved shooting on Miami Beach seven years ago is now out of jail.

CBS4–09/25/2012