The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office offers fingerprinting services at both the North County and South County jails. You must present valid photo identification and a fingerprint card (which should be provided by the agency requiring your fingerprints).
For more information contact the Forensics Unit at 941.861.4728.
The cost for this service is $15 per person which must be made in cash.
(No checks or money orders will be accepted.)
Hours - North County Jail
Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. -12:00 p.m. (noon) at the main jail, 2020 Main St. in downtown Sarasota. (Services are not provided on Holidays.)
Hours - South County Jail
Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. -10:00 a.m. at the jail, 1350 East Ridgewood Avenue, Venice (Services are not provided on Holidays.)
As of December 1, 2005, any person who has been legally classified as a Sexual Predator or Sexual Offender must report in person twice a year (during the month of his/her birth month and in the 6th month thereafter) to the Sheriff’s Office in the county in which he or she resides. Failure to comply with this requirement is a 3rd degree felony. The hours for the Sexual Predator re-registration are from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 2020 Main St, Sarasota.