Police Records Unit
The Records Unit consists of one Support Services Supervisor, five Police Records Clerks (one part-time), and two part-time administrative assistants.
The St. Cloud Police Records Unit is committed to providing citizens with access to information. To provide full and expeditious compliance with Florida’s public record laws, please carefully consider the following information in order to help us provide you the best response to your public records request.
Very broad requests can take longer to fulfill and may become costly for the requester. SCPD Records Unit is committed to providing records as quickly, efficiently, and as cost effective as possible.
Public Records Requests
Public records are defined as “all documents, papers, letters, maps, books, tapes, photographs, films, sound recordings, data processing software, or other material, regardless of the physical form, characteristics, or means of transmission, made or received pursuant to law or ordinance or in connection with the transaction of official business by any agency.” Section 119.011(12), F.S.
Contact Information for all police public record requests:
St. Cloud Police Department
St. Cloud Police Records
Attn: Records Unit
Background Checks and clearance letters
We can provide a local background check on anyone and provide a local background Clearance Letter, if requested. Local background Clearance Letters may be obtained in email, person, by mail, or via the SCPD Records Unit.
You'll need to provide us with the following information if you'd like a local background Clearance Letter:
- Name (including maiden, and other additional names)
- Date of Birth
- Requestor's name, address, and telephone number