The Central Records Division is a large, complex, and integral part of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. The Division is comprised of seventy (70) employees located in five (5) geographical locations: Airport Center, Belle Glade, The Village of Royal Palm Beach, The City of Lake Worth, and the City of Greenacres. The Central Records Division is the main repository of records for the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. The Division reviews and responds to all public records requests including:
- Police Records (Criminal, Informational, and Accident Reports)
- Audio/Visual Reproductions
- Local Background Checks
- Police Letters of Clearance
- Adoption Letter (Domestic and International)
To better assist those wishing to obtain a public record, records requests can now be made online via GovQA. This online system will allow you to make your request, pay for any fees associated, and receive/review your records all from the comforts of your own home.
Staff members are dedicated to serving the citizens and visitors of Palm Beach County with the highest level of customer service. We strive to be responsive to customers’ needs while following Florida’s Public Records Laws. Please check back from time to time for updates and future enhancements.