Sex Offender Registration
NEWS RELEASE 20-132 - OCTOBER 28, 2020
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is advising the public that Stephen Fifer, DOB 10/11/59, has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Sarasota County.
Fifer was convicted in Sarasota County in 2018 of Lewd or Lascivious Exhibition with a Victim Under 16 Years Old. He was sentenced to two years and six months in prison followed by seven years of probation. Fifer was recently released and reports his address is 5968 Taneytown Street in North Port. He is currently under the supervision of the Florida Department of Corrections and is not allowed to live within 1,000 feet of a school, childcare facility, park or playground.
This information is posted on the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office website, agency Facebook and Twitter accounts to publicly notify citizens of sexual 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 offenders and predator registrations.