Sarasota County Criminal Records

Search free Sarasota County FL crime records such as arrest records, warrant search, jail and prison records, inmate search, police records, sex offender registry, and court records.


Sarasota County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality that can be accessed by the public. The Clerk's Office is an important source for crime records. Multiple court records can be obtained through the Clerk's Office, including case records for felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic infractions. Many Clerk's Offices provide online access to court records as well as online criminal history searches.

Longboat Town Clerk Longboat Key FL 501 Bay Isles Road 34228 941-383-3721

Sarasota County Clerk of the Circuit Court and County Comptroller Sarasota FL 2000 Main Street 34237 941-861-7400

Venice Clerk Venice FL 4000 South Tamiami Trail 34293 941-492-3025


Sarasota County Court

Courts maintain records on their cases and make these documents available to the public, including case records for felonies and misdemeanors, criminal violations, and traffic infractions. There are many types of courts, including municipal, district, superior, and appellate courts. You will need to know the court of record and have a name or the case number in order to locate a court case. Many courts also provide docket information for ongoing cases. Court records can often be requested online.

Einstein City Court North Port FL 7651 Einstein Street 34291

Sarasota Circuit Court Sarasota FL 2002 Ringling Boulevard 34237 941-861-7800

Sarasota County Court Sarasota FL 2002 Ringling Boulevard 34237 941-861-7800

Sarasota County Justice Center Circuit Court Sarasota FL 2071 Ringling Boulevard 34237 941-861-7800

Venice Circuit Court Venice FL 4000 South Tamiami Trail 34293 941-861-3240

Venice County Court Venice FL 4000 South Tamiami Trail 34293 941-861-7800


Sarasota County District Attorney Office

District attorneys are charged with prosecuting crimes in court. The District Attorney's Office makes information on ongoing criminal cases and upcoming court dates available to the public. Most District Attorney's Offices provide online access to current and recent cases, excluding juvenile cases and cases sealed by the court. If you need information on an ongoing criminal case, the District Attorney's Office can give you important information about the defendants involved in the case.

Sarasota County State Attorney Sarasota FL 2071 Ringling Boulevard 34237 941-861-4400


Sarasota County Jail & Prison

Jails and Prisons maintain records on current and former inmates. This information is accessible to the public through the relevant Department of Corrections or the Federal Bureau of Prisons. These records contain information on a criminal's conviction and sentence, the facility where an inmate is incarcerated, and release dates. In order to locate jail and prison records, you will need a last name and supporting information such as an identification number, date of birth, and the inmate's incarceration status. Jail and prison records are available online through county, state, or federal databases.

Sarasota County Main Jail North Wing Sarasota FL 2020 Main Street 34237 941-861-4165

Sarasota County South Jail West Wing Venice FL 1350 Ridgewood Avenue 34285 941-480-3351


Sarasota County Police Department

Police Departments maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the police, and other criminal records. Many of these records are available to the public, including 911 incident response reports, police incident reports, and witness statements in certain departments. Logs of arrests and search warrants are also public records. Some police records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are sealed. Many police departments provide online access to crime records online.

North Port Police Department North Port FL 4980 City Hall Boulevard 34286 941-429-7300

Sarasota Police Department Sarasota FL 2050 Ringling Boulevard 34237 941-366-8000

Venice Police Department Venice FL 1350 Ridgewood Avenue 34285 941-486-2444


Sarasota County Probation Department

Probation Departments enforce court orders by monitoring probationers to prevent them from committing new crimes. Probation departments maintain records on individuals currently or formerly under probation. State law governs access to probation records and may restrict certain information about a probationer. Contact the local Probation Department if you need someone's probation record.

Sarasota County Probation Department Sarasota FL 1991 Main Street 34236 941-894-1232


Sarasota County Sheriff Department

Sheriffs maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the sheriff, traffic collision reports, and other criminal records. Some sheriff records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are not available to the public. Many Sheriff's Offices provide access to incident reports if you know some basic information about the incident, and some Sheriff's Offices provide criminal history background checks.

Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Sarasota FL 2071 Ringling Boulevard 34237 941-861-5800


Sarasota County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town Halls and City Halls maintain records related to the locality, including criminal records. Many provide online access to local crime reports.

Longboat Key Town Hall Longboat Key FL 501 Bay Isles Road 34228 941-316-1999

North Port City Hall North Port FL 4970 City Hall Boulevard 34286 941-429-7000

Sarasota City Hall Sarasota FL 1565 1st Street 34236 941-365-2200

Sarasota Town Hall Sarasota FL 4209 South Tamiami Trail 34231 941-921-5849

Venice City Hall Venice FL 401 West Venice Avenue 34285 941-486-2626