Arcadia, Florida – Jail and Mugshot Information

Arcadia, Florida, is located east of Sarasota, in DeSoto County, and has a population of 7,626 people. Arcadia has a mayor-council style of government, and the mayor of the city is Judy Wertz-Strickland.

City of Arcadia
23 North Polk Ave.
Arcadia, Florida 34266
863-494-4114

Arcadia City Website

Judy Wertz-Strickland, Mayor
jwertz-strickland@arcadia-fl.gov

In the year 2016, the crime index for Arcadia was 339.2, which is higher than the United States national crime index of 280.5. There was 1 murder in Arcadia in 2016, and there was 1 reported rape.. There were 7 reported robberies and 55 reported assaults. There were also 101 reported burglaries, 81 reported thefts, and 7 reported auto thefts. As of September 2018, there were 96 registered sex offenders living in Arcadia. The ratio of residents to sex offenders was 84 to 1.

Arcadia, Florida – Police Station Information

In the year 2016, there were 253 reported crimes in Arcadia, which gave the city a crime rate of 3,205 per 100,000 persons. This is higher than the Florida state crime rate of 3,117 per 100,000 persons and the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Property crimes are the most common crimes in the city.

The Arcadia Police Department is also located on Brevard Avenue.

Arcadia Police Department
721 N. Brevard Ave
Arcadia, FL 34266
863-494-2222

Arcadia Police Dept
Arcadia Police Facebook

The DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office is also located in Arcadia, and the sheriff is James Porter. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include law enforcement, corrections, and administration.

DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office
208 E Cypress St
Arcadia, FL 34266
863-993-4700

DeSoto County Sheriff
DeSoto Sheriff Facebook

The DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office Most Wanted List can be viewed online.

DeSoto Sheriff Most Wanted

The DeSoto County Jail is located on the premises with the Sheriff’s Office. Visitation with inmates is based on housing assignment and occurs via video.

DeSoto County Jail
863-993-4710

DeSoto Sheriff Corrections Bureau

Open Records Requests in Arcadia, Florida

Public record requests can be directed to the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office.

DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office
Lieutenant Rhonda Walker
208 E Cypress St
Arcadia, FL 34266
Police Logs in Arcadia

Police crime reports can be viewed online. The most commonly reported crimes have been trespassing, thefts, and property crimes.

DeSoto Sheriff Crime Reports

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