Lake Worth, Florida – Jail and Mugshot Information
Lake Worth is a city located in Palm Beach County with approximately 37,812 residents based on the 2016 census. The city has a Commission–manager type of government. The current mayor is Pam Triolo while the City Manager is Michael Bornstein.
City of Lake Worth
7 North Dixie Highway
Lake Worth, FL 33460
Pam Triolo, Mayor
Michael Bornstein, City Manager
In 2016, the city of Lake Worth had a crime index of 672.2 which is more than double the national average (280.5). During that year, 10 murders were reported as well as 36 rapes ad 279 assaults. There were also 1,261 reported thefts, 432 reported burglaries, and 185 reported robberies. As of September 2018, there are 134 registered sex offenders who have listed Lake Worth as their place of residence. The ratio of residents to sex offender in this area is 284 to 1.
Lake Worth, Florida – Police Station Information
In 2016, there were 2,388 reported incidents in Lake Worth which gives it a crime rate of 6,281 crimes for every 100,000 people. This is 101% higher compared to the state average which is 3,117 crimes per 100,000 people. It is also higher than the national average by 121% (2,837 crimes per 100,000 people). The most common crime reported in 2016 was property crime.
The city of Lake Worth is protected and served by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office – District 14. This district is under the command of Captain Todd Baer. The department is comprised of 82 sworn deputies and 12 civilian personnel.
District 14, PBSO
120 North G Street,
Lake Worth FL, 33460
Captain Todd Baer, Commander District 14
The Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office Department of Corrections is comprised of three detention centers (one is currently closed). Major Frank Milo is the commanding officer of this division. The Main Detention Center located on Gun Club Road is a facility that can house 2166 maximum, medium, and minimum custody adult males as well as juveniles and special population inmates (both female and male). The West Detention Center is located in Belle Glade and houses 998 inmates of all custody levels. Visitations are conducted only through video for both facilities. You will need to register an account if you wish to schedule a visit with an inmate.
West Detention Center
38811 James Wheeler Way,
Belle Glade, FL., 33430
Main Detention Center
3228 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406-3001
Open Records Requests in Lake Worth, Florida
The City Clerk is responsible for managing all records for the city of Lake Worth. All public records requests must be made to this office.
Debbie Andrea, City Clerk
The Central Records Division of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is the main repository of all records for the department. Any requests for public records from the PBSO must be made to this office.
Christine Cunningham, Division Manager
3228 Gun Club Rd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Police Logs in Lake Worth, Florida
Crime reports for District 14 of the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office can be viewed online. The most common calls reported were motor vehicle crashes.