Coronavirus Impact: More Florida Corrections Workers Positive For COVID-19Twenty corrections employees, who work in 12 prison facilities and three probation offices, have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the Florida Department of Corrections said Friday.
Florida Coronavirus Update: Seven Prison Employees Test Positive For COVID-19Seven Florida Department of Corrections employees who work at separate facilities across the state have tested positive for COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the novel coronavirus, agency officials said late Friday.
Florida Prison Guards To Aid Undocumented Immigrant CrackdownFlorida is poised to deputize state correctional officers as federal immigration agents at a state-run prison as part of a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement program.
Florida Inmate Charged For Stabbing 3 Guards With Shiv41-year-old Tyrece Fleming is charged with attempted murder after stabbing three correctional officers with a makeshift knife.
Florida Department Of Corrections Sued Over Alleged Cruel Solitary Confinement UseTreatment of prisoners is an issue that’s been raised in Florida before.
Florida Corrections Officer Arrested On Child Porn ChargesA Florida corrections officer has been arrested on charges of possessing child pornography.
Prison Officer Struck, Killed By Car While Supervising InmatesA state corrections officer who was supervising inmates doing a work detail in Coconut Creek was struck and killed by a passing vehicle.
Florida Department Of Corrections Officer Dead In Coconut Creek Traffic AccidentA Florida Department of Corrections officer is dead after an accident in Coconut Creek.
Lawsuit Filed Against State In Inmate’s Death At Miami-Dade PrisonDescribing Dade Correctional Institution as “one of the most violent prisons” in the state, the family of an inmate murdered in 2016 is suing the Florida Department of Corrections.
Facing South Florida: Budget Cuts To The Florida Department Of CorrectionsSweeping cuts to the Florida Department of Corrections have targeted a variety of programs for inmates.
State Corrections Officer Taken Into Custody After Fleeing PrisonA 24-year-old Florida Department of Corrections Officer was taken into custody.