Visitation canceled due to Hurricane Irma concerns

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Florida Department of Corrections is canceling visitation at all institutions for this weekend, September 9th and 10th.

Officials say the cancellation includes all major institution, work camps, community release centers, and annex facilities.

They say department staff is working around the clock to make necessary precautions for inmates statewide.

In the event of an evacuation, announcements will be made upon completion. Inmate locations will be posted on about 24 hours after relocation, per standard protocol.