Venice Arrests and Warrants

Lookup Arrests and Wanted Persons in the City of Venice, Florida. Results Include: Police Bookings, Criminal Records, Court Record, DOB, Jail Number, IDS, Loc, Date Booked, Time Booked, Case Number, Charges, Description, Mugshot.

Venice, Florida Jail and Mugshot Information

Venice is a city in Sarasota County, Florida. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 16.81 square miles (43.5 sq. km). The City of Venice had a population of approximately 20,748 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Venice, Florida is Ron Feinsod. Ron Feinsod can be contacted at (941) 486-2626 and by email at rfeinsod@venicegov.com.

Ron Feinsod, Mayor
Venice City Mayor’s Office
City of Venice
Venice City Hall
401 West Venice Avenue
Venice, FL 34285
Phone: (941) 486-2626
Fax: (941) 480-3031
Email: rfeinsod@venicegov.com
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Venice City Mayor

Violent crime rate in 2018 Venice: 55.6; U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Venice: 70.3; U.S. Average: 215.2
Violent crime rate in 2016 Venice: 64.4; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Venice, Florida:

  • Venice crime rates are 42% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Venice are 72% lower than the national average
  • In Venice, you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Venice is safer than 67% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Venice has decreased by 16%

Venice, Florida Police Station Information

Venice Police Department

Divisions:

Crime Prevention Division:
The Venice Police Department crime prevention mission is to help establish an interaction between the citizens of the community and the police department.

Detective Division:
The Detective Division is made up of four separate units which include, criminal investigations, special investigations, school resource officers, and the crime scene, property and evidence function.

Property and Evidence:
The Property and Evidence Section is responsible for the receipt, documentation, storage, and tracking of all evidence and found property.

Records Bureau:
The Venice Police Department makes all records available in accordance with Florida Sunshine Law. This Bureau primarily manages all types of records, crash/incident reports, etc.

Vehicle Patrol:
For Vehicle Patrol an officer is the first responder to all law enforcement calls for service. On any given day, the spectrum of assistance that patrol officers provide ranges from giving directions to full-scale emergency response.

K-9 Unit:
The team assists the Patrol Division’s activities by responding to incidents requiring the unique abilities of the K-9 teams. They are taught to detect illegal narcotics such as marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine, and heroin. They are also trained to protect their handler, to track and help apprehend suspects fleeing from police or harming others, and to search for missing people.

Marine Patrol:
The Venice Police Department Marine Unit is responsible for law enforcement and rescue activities on the waterways in and around the City of Venice. The unit patrols area lakes, the Intracoastal Waterway, and the Gulf of Mexico up to 9 miles offshore.

Bike Patrol:
The Officers on Bike Patrol team patrol the Legacy Trail, Venetian Waterway Park, downtown shopping areas, beaches, parks, industrial areas, neighborhoods, and golf courses. The main reason to deploy the Bike Patrol Unit is to access certain parts of the community or neighborhood that are not convenient by patrol cars.

Venice Police Dept

Tom Mattmuller, Chief of Police
Venice Police Department
1350 Ridgewood Ave
Venice, FL 34292
Phone: (941) 486-2444
Fax: (941) 480-3027
Email: tmattmuller@venicegov.com
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Venice, Florida City or County Jail Information

The City of Venice is located in Sarasota County. Therefore, we listed the county jail and inmate visitation information of Sarasota County.

Sarasota County Jail Information

The Sarasota County Jail has the capacity of holding 200 inmates. The physical location of the jail is:

Sarasota County Jail
2020 Main Street
Sarasota, FL 34237
Phone: 941.861.4165

Sarasota County Jail Visitations Hours:

Visitation is available seven days a week.
Internet Visits: 0830am – 1100am and 1200pm – 1800pm Everyday
On Site Visits: 0900am – 1100am and 1200pm – 1800pm Everyday

Sarasota Jail Visitations
Sarasota County Jail

Venice Police Department Police One Information:

The Venice Police Department has 55 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 25,000 people.

Venice Police Department
1350 Ridgewood Ave
Venice, Florida 34292-3061
Phone: 941-486-2444
Fax: 941-480-3027

Police Records Request in Venice, Florida

Police records are available from the Records Bureau of the Venice Police Department during regular business hours. Requests are made by completing a fillable/printable Police Public Records Request Form that can be mailed, faxed, or delivered in–person.

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Attn: Kelli Peyton, Public Records Custodian
Venice Police Department – Records Bureau
1350 Ridgewood Avenue
Venice, Florida 34292
Phone: 941-486-2444
Fax: 941-486-2099
Email: kpeyton@venicegov.com
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Public Records/Reports Fees:
No charge for five pages and under.
Five or more pages are charge, 15 cents per single-sided page, or 20 cents for double-sided.

Venice Records Requests