Miami-Dade Corrections Officer, Wife Charged With Smuggling Contraband Into JailThe office of the State Attorney for Miami-Dade County announced Thursday the arrest of a corrections officer and his wife for allegedly receiving payments to bring contraband into jail.
Florida Corrections Dept. Fires 32 WorkersIn what has become a frequent exercise, Department of Corrections Secretary Mike Crews has fired 32 more workers accused of breaking the law, including three prison guards involved in the gassing death of an inmate at a Panhandle prison four years ago.
Man Arrested In Connection To Shooting Of Corrections Officer A major break in the case of an off-duty correction officer shot outside his home last Friday.
Mistakingly Released Florida Killers Caught By AuthoritiesThe two inmates, released from prison with bogus paperwork, were both captured Saturday night in Panama City.
Kosher Meals Back On The Menu At Fla. PrisonsFlorida’s Jewish inmates will once again be allowed to have kosher food while behind bars.
Miami-Dade Prison Employees Expecting Layoffs Over Prison PrivatizationHealth care workers at Miami-Dade County prisons and at eight other county prison systems across the state will be fired soon because their jobs have been outsourced.
Broward Prison, Six Others To CloseThe Broward Correction Institute and six other prisons across the state will be shut down as part of the state’s Department of Corrections latest cost cutting measures.