Live Oak, Florida – Jail and Mugshot Information
Live Oak is a city located in Suwannee County. As of 2016, there is an estimated 6,965 people living in this area. The city has a Mayor–Council form of government and its current mayor is Frank C. Davis. The City Manager is Ron E. Williams.
101 White Avenue S.E.
Live Oak, Florida 32064
Frank C. Davis, Mayor
Ron E. Williams, City Manager
In 2016, the crime index for Live Oak was 509.4 which was almost twice the national average (280.5). While there were no reported rapes that year, there was 1 reported murder, 25 reported robberies, 58 reported assaults, 124 reported burglaries, and 112 reported thefts. As of September 2018, 64 registered sex offenders are residing in Live Oak. The ratio of residents to sex offenders is 112 to 1.
Live Oak, Florida – Police Station Information
In 2016, there were 334 reported incidents in Live Oak which translated to an overall crime rate of 4,809 for every 100,000 people. This was 54% higher than the Florida average which as 3,117 crimes for every 100,000 individuals. It was also higher than the national average by 69% which was 2,837 crimes per 100,000 people. The most common crime committed that year was burglary.
The Live Oak Police Department can be found at 205 White Avenue SE. It is headed by Chief Buddy Williams and has several divisions. The Administrative Division is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the department while the Patrol Division handles traffic enforcement, criminal apprehension, and enforcing city ordinances and state statutes. The Detective Division, on the other hand handles follow-up investigations, crime scene preservation, and evidence collecting. They are also responsible for Internal Affairs investigations.
Live Oak Police Department
205 White Avenue SE,
Live Oak, Florida 32064
Chief Buddy Williams
Anyone arrested by the Live Oak Police Department is transported and held at the Suwannee County Jail which is operated by the Sheriff’s Office. This jail has a capacity of 235 inmates and houses males, females, and juveniles. The visitation schedule for this facility is as follows:
Monday: AA (Male), A (Female)
Tuesday: CC (Male), D (Max), B (Female)
Wednesday: BB (Male), E (Max), Medical
Thursday: DD (Male), F (Max), C (Juvenile)
Friday: EE (Male)
Saturday: Work Crew
Visitation Hours are:
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Suwannee County Jail
305 Pine Avenue
Live Oak, FL 32064
Open Records Requests in Live Oak, Florida
The City Clerk’s office is responsible for the management of all records for the city of Live Oak. All public records requests can be made to this office.
John Gill, City Clerk
Copies of police reports can be requested from the Records Bureau of the Live Oak Police Department which is open Mondays through Fridays, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Requests can be submitted in person or by mail.
Police Logs in Live Oak, Florida
You can access recent crime reports for Live Oak online. Currently, there are no reported incidents in the area.