DOC: We Will Hold Any Wrongdoer Accountable
Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Florida Department of Corrections (DOC) Secretary Michael Crews made the following statement as DOC vows to hold any individuals within its Department accountable if they are found of any wrongdoing.
Secretary Crews said: “DOC takes these matters seriously and will continue to fully assist the FBI and DOJ during the course of their investigations. If laws were broken by DOC officers or staff, those persons will be swiftly prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Safe and ethically run prisons are central to keeping our crime rate at a historic low.”
As Florida’s largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs more than 22,000 members statewide, incarcerates more than 100,000 inmates and supervises nearly 146,000 offenders in the community.
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Florida Department of Corrections Communications Office