FL Prisoner Orientation

Alec Shea filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Florida.


From: Alec Shea

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Florida's Sunshine Law (Fla. Stat. secs. 119.01 to 119.15 (1995)), I hereby request the following records:

All documentation that is given to new prisoners in Florida Prisons, including written guides and instructional videos

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Alec Shea

From: Houpt, Dianne S.

Mr. Shea:

The Department of Corrections is in receipt of an email public records request dated July 26, 2017 directed to the Florida Department of Corrections, Public Records Unit, for "All documentation that is given to new prisoners in Florida prisons, including written guides and instructional videos."

Please see response below and the attached Inmate Orientation Handbook above provided by George Edwards, Correctional Services Consultant, Bureau of Security Operations, relating to your request dated July 26, 2017 as specified above. Please also see response below provided by Robert Chris Hendry, Bureau Chief, Professional Development and Training. Mr. Hendry advises there are no responsive inmate training or related instructional videos for inmates.

If you have any questions regarding this request, please contact me at the contact information provided above. This completes your PRR#17-0093. Thank you.

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Dianne H. Houpt
Public Information Specialist
Florida Department of Corrections
Office of General Counsel
Public Records Unit
501 South Calhoun Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2500
PHONE: (850) 717-3615
FAX: (850) 922-4355
EMAIL: dianne.houpt@fdc.myflorida.com<mailto:dianne.houpt@fdc.myflorida.com>

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