Sex Offender Registration

News Release #: 14-187

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is advising the public that Darryl Williams, DOB 09/18/86, has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Sarasota County.

According to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE), Williams was convicted in Sarasota County in 2007 of Lewd or Lascivious Fondling of a victim under 16 years of age and sentenced to two years in prison. He has more than a dozen arrests for crimes including Burglary, Battery and Resisting Arrest with Violence.

Williams was just released from prison after serving time for Selling Cocaine within 1,000 feet of Public Housing, and has registered an address of 2831 Goodrich Avenue, Sarasota. Williams is not on probation, but cannot live within 1,000 feet of a school, child care facility, park or playground.

This information is also posted on the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office web site and the agency Facebook page to publicly notify citizens of sex offenders and predators who register a Sarasota County address for the first time when moving into the county or following release from prison. Citizens should still sign up to receive notifications from FDLE of sex offender and predator registrations and address changes at their web site https://www.floridaoffenderalert.com.