Office of the General Counsel – Public Records/ Records Custodian

FDLE is committed to providing constituents with access to information that allows citizens to hold the government accountable. 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. However, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement is committed to providing records as quickly, efficiently, and as cost effective as possible.
 
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.

View a more detailed guide regarding FDLE’s Public Record Requests.
 
Contact Information
Email: publicrecords@fdle.state.fl.us
Telephone: (850) 410-7676
Fax: (850) 410-7699
In Person: Florida Department of Law Enforcement
2331 Phillips Road
Tallahassee, FL 32308
Office Hours: Monday- Friday 8 AM – 5 PM (excluding state observed holidays)
Regular Mail: Florida Department of Law Enforcement
Attn: Office of the General Counsel
P.O. Box 1489
Tallahassee, FL 32302-1489
Records Custodian: Janine Robinson
Phone: (850) 410-7676
Email: publicrecords@fdle.state.fl.us