Florida Department of Corrections

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Some are hailing a decision by the main private provider charged with the health care of Florida’s inmates to terminate its contract with the state.

Florida Department of Corrections

Governor Rick Scott wants the state legislature to approve more than $80 million to help Florida’s prison system, and the state’s prison chief says it’s needed.

Florida Channel

Making sure former inmates have a fair shot when they leave the prison system could be a legislative goal in 2016. Some top Florida lawmakers say they’ve heard some horror stories of people getting sent back to prison over minor infractions.

Florida Channel

Excessive use of force incidents are down, but officials say Florida’s troubled prison agency still needs more staff. Those are just some of the issues that came up during the prison chief’s initial Senate confirmation hearing Wednesday.

Suwannee County Sheriff's office

A north Florida correctional officer has been arrested for smuggling contraband into a prison.

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