Criminal records in Hillsborough County, Florida, are accessible through the Clerk of the Circuit Court website, according to the Clerk of the Circuit Court’s office, or by using the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s online inquiry portal, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office. Public criminal record in-person inquiries are available at the clerk’s office or the sheriff’s office, using the address information available on their websites, as of November 2015.
Navigate to the circuit court records search page, agree to the terms, and then select Hillsborough County as the location. Next, click on Criminal and Traffic (Citations) Court Progress, and enter the criminal defendant’s last name and first name. To ensure records for the correct criminal defendant are listed, the date of birth can also be added. Search results are filtered by case type, and if none is chosen, all case types are searched, notes the court's website.
To search for arrests, navigate to the Sheriff’s Office Inquiries Online Webpage and enter the booking number or defendant’s name to be searched. Only current inmates are included in the search results, if you tick the indicated box. Other search identification choices are also available. Search results are limited by booking date, release date, race or sex. For complete arrest the details for a particular defendant, check the Include Arrest Details box, states the sheriff's office website.