Records & Reports Requests

To request copies of reports, inmate records, documents, or other public records, the following options are available to you:

  • Phone your request to (850) 606-3317 during the business hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.
  • Fax your request to (850) 606-3326
  • Mail your request to the LCSO Records Section, PO Box 727, Tallahassee, FL 32301
  • Submit your request in person at the Sheriff's Office, located at 2825 Municipal Way, Tallahassee, FL, during the regular business hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday
  • E-mail your request to lcso_public_records@leoncountyfl.gov

To request a copy of a Traffic Crash Report the following options are available: 

  • Submit your request in person at the Sheriff's Office, located at 2825 Municipal Way, Tallahassee, FL, during the regular business hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday.
  • Request the report on-line at www.BuyCrash.com

The Leon County Sheriff's Office may provide records in paper or electronic format depending on the nature and volume of the records requested. Please see the LCSO General Schedule of Charges (2017).

Leon County criminal history checks require a $5 per name fee, which is payable in advance, as well as a completed Local Criminal Records Check form for each name.

Completed background checks can either be picked up from the Sheriff's Office or you can include a self-addressed and stamped envelope or email address with your request and payment.

All fees are payable by cash, cashier's check, or check made payable to the Leon County Sheriff's Office.  If you have any questions concerning a request for records or documents please do not hesitate to contact us at 850-606-3317 where a member of the Records staff can assist you. 

Currently, credit card/debit card payments are NOT accepted.
Contact Us

Records Department
(850) 606-3317
Records Email:
lcso_public_records@leoncountyfl.gov
Records Fax: (850) 606-3326
Records Director - Karen Bodiford

Leon County Sheriff's Office
2825 Municipal Way
Tallahassee, FL 32304
Main: (850) 606-3300 - Map

Leon County Detention Center
535 Appleyard Dr.
Tallahassee, FL 32304
(850) 606-3500 - Map

Leon County Sheriff
Warrants & Civil Division
313 S Calhoun St.
Tallahassee, FL 32301
(850) 606-3450 - Map

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