14750 Six Mile Cypress Parkway, Fort Myers, FL 33912, USA
911 (Emergency)
239-477-1000 (Non Emergency)


Central Records primary responsibility is to maintain various types of reports generated by departmental personnel. The public is granted access to records allowed by Public Records Law. The access includes local Background Checks, Traffic Crash Reports, Offense Reports, and information on Calls for Service (CAD).

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The Lee County Sheriff’s Office Custodian of Public Records is Cherrie McAbee. Director of Central Records Division. Requests for public records must be submitted to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Central Records Division through our Public Record Request Portal or directed to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.

LOCATION / HOURS OF OPERATION Attn: Custodian of Public Records 14750 Six Mile Cypress Pkwy Fort Myers, FL 33912 Phone: (239) 477-1350 Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (Closed weekends and most major holidays) CLICK HERE For online public records requests

NOT WARRANTY NOTE: The Agency will not accept for return any products you purchased outside the agency’s domain of the GovQA venue. In order to properly process a refund or exchange, Distributors must follow the steps and conditions set forth below:

All returns to our agency must be accompanied by the following: a) a signed statement from the retail customer identifying the rea­son for the return; b) a copy of the original GOVQA invoice; and c) the name, address, telephone number, and customer account identification of the retail customer d) Agency will prepay the cost of shipping the replacement product(s) if applicable. WARRANTY Except as expressly stated herein, the Agency makes no| warranty or representation as to the merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, workmanship or any other warranty concerning any product or service purchased from or through the Agency.

Fingerprint Services

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office offers fingerprinting services. There is a $5.00 charge – cash only, no coins accepted. Must have exact change. You also must have a valid picture I.D. with you.

Monday – Friday at the following locations:

North District: 121 Pondella Road, North Fort Myers

– Phone: 239-477-1810 – Hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

East District: 1301 Homestead Road, Lehigh Acres

– Phone: 239-477-1820 – Hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

West District: 15650 Pine Ridge Road, Fort Myers

– Phone: 239-477-1830 – Hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

South District: 8350 Hospital Drive, Suite 114 Bonita Springs

– Phone: 239-477-1840 – Hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Central District / Headquarters: 14750 Ben C. Pratt Six-Mile Cypress Parkway, Fort Myers

– Phone: 239-477-1850 – Hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm


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Request A Report

To make a records request CLICK HERE. Contact Central Records Division by phone: 239-477-1350. Visit Central Records at Lee County Sheriff’s Office Headquarters 14750 Six Mile Cypress Parkway during normal business hours. There is a $.15 per page copy charge. The fee is waived for victims of a crime or persons involved in a crash. The report can be picked up at Lee County Sheriff’s Office Headquarters or payment can be mailed along with a self-addressed, stamped envelope. Victims who utilize the e mail option, may have the report emailed to them in most cases. If you are a victim, include a copy of your government issued ID to have any fee waived.

Background Check

To request a local Background Check: Provide the name, date of birth, race and sex for the person in question A required fee of $5.00 must be provided in cash, money order or business check – No personal checks will be accepted CLICK HERE to request a local background check

For a state-wide Criminal Background Check, you must contact the Florida Department of Law Enforcement at 850-410-8109 or visit the below website. CLICK HERE to request a state-wide background check
Request Traffic Crash Report

To make a record request online CLICK HERE. Contact Central Records Division by phone: 239-477-1350. Visit Central Records at Lee County Sheriff’s Office Headquarters 14750 Six Mile Cypress Parkway.

It should be noted that per Florida State Statute, Crash Reports are exempt from public disclosure for the first 60 days after a crash; however, drivers involved in the crash and their legal representatives can request the report as soon as it becomes available. If requested through Central Records, a copy fee of $.15 may apply. Persons involved in the crash will be provided a copy free of charge upon request. Central Records hours of operation are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will be closed for most major holidays. We are located at 14750 Six Mile Cypress Pkwy. Fort Myers, FL 33912.
The Lee County Sheriff’s Office main lobby
14750 Six Mile Cypress Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL 33912
will be closed starting the end of business on Friday, June 24th.
Please head to your nearest district for any requests beginning Monday, June 27th.