Are jail release dates subject to change without notice?


Quick Answer

Jail release dates are estimations that are subject to change based on the inmate?s sentence, gain time and jail credit, reports Florida Department of Corrections. The date is calculated up to three weeks in advance of release due to the inmate?s behavior, participation, state law and court decisions.

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To get the release date of an inmate, the information needed includes facility location, facility name, inmate name, prisoner ID number, age, gender and race, says The Law Dictionary. For county and city facilities, calling is easier than searching a website with few hits. For inmates in a state facility, visit the Department of Corrections website, and go to the Federal Bureau of Prisons website for the release date of federal prison inmates.

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