Correctional Officer Tawanna V. Marin

Correctional Officer Tawanna V. Marin

Florida Department of Corrections, Florida

End of Watch Monday, June 18, 2018

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Tawanna V. Marin

Correctional Officer Tawanna Marin was struck and killed by a vehicle while supervising an inmate work crew near the intersection of Sample Road and Lyons Road in Coconut Creek.

She was standing behind a Florida DOT dump truck when another vehicle entered the area and struck her, causing her to become pinned between the car and dump truck. She was extricated from the wreckage and transported to Broward Health North where she succumbed to her injuries.

Officer Marin had served with the Florida Department of Corrections for nine years.


  • Age 48
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

prisoner custody

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My beloved sister tawanna never left my side growing up....mama dress us like twins but we were not lil hair was the first head your lil vision became a reality to you.. from there you blow up real quick and I was your shampoo girl... always was the first to do everything had everything in order even down to color coordinating your clothes at a young age......every time I call on you, you was there you believe in me when I tried to start my ministry you was there every Sunday.. sleep in Paradise sister till we meet again I truly miss everything about you my sister a heart of gold...

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June 20, 2020

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