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Request Public Records from Corrections

Anyone may request records from Corrections and Rehabilitation by filling out a public records request form. Records about arrests should be requested from the police department. 

Central Records will prepare an invoice or estimate of the cost and send it to the requestor for partial payment prior to copying the documents. Please include the invoice or tracking number when submitting payment.

  • Requirements

    • You must provide complete contact information:
      • First Name
      • Last Name
      • Mailing Address
      • Email Address
    • Subject Document - The subject of the request, i.e name of inmate, name of officer, type of record being requested.
    • Public Records Request Information - Detailed information pertaining to the request. Who was involved in the incident, what where they doing and where did it take place.
  • Fees

    Fees for copies of public records are established by the Public Records Act.

    • Single-sided pages - 15 cents each.
    • Double-sided pages - 20 cents each.
    • Certified Copies - $1 per page.
    • Color Copy: $1 per page.
    • Video/CD: $10 per page.
    • Copies of pre-printed reports and other materials will be charged at the per copy cost billed to the department.

    Requests requiring research or processing time of more than 20 minutes will also have a service charge based on the cost of labor of the staff providing the service.

    Advance partial payment required.

    Payment Options:

    • Cash
    • Cashier's Check
    • Money Orders

    *Cashier’s Check or Money Order should be made payable to:

    Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department, Central Records Unit.

     

     

     

  • Regulation & Compliance

    Public Records

    Under state law, all government records “Shall be open for personal inspection by any person.” Citation - Chapter 119

    Fees Charged to the Public for Examining and Duplicating Records

    This Administrative Order provides guidelines on service fees and the procedure for departments to establish service fee rates. Citation - AO 4-48

    Records Management Program

    This Administrative Order outlines the procedures and responsibilities for record inventories, retention schedules, storage and filing. Citation - AO 7-24

    Emails are public records

    If you do not want your email address released in response to a public records request, do not send us electronic mail. Citation - Florida Statute 668.6076

Phone Number(s)

Mail / Email

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Corrections and Rehabilitation
Daniel Junior, Interim Director

Dr. Martin Luther King Office Plaza
2525 NW 62nd St., Miami, FL 33147
786-263-7000 | mdcrinfo@miamidade.gov786-263-7000 | mdcrinfo@miamidade.gov