Mary Esther, Florida – Jail and Mugshot Information
Mary Esther is located in Okaloosa County, Florida. According to the 2016 census, approximately 4,289 people live in this city. The city has a council-manager type of government. The current mayor is Margaret McLemore. The City Manager is Steve Holsinger.
195 Christobal Road N
Mary Esther, FL 32569
Margaret McLemore, Mayor
Steve Holsinger, City Manager
850-243-3566 ext: 14
Mary Esther has 19 registered sex offenders residing within the area as of October 2018. The ratio of sex offenders to residents is 1 to 226.
Mary Esther, Florida – Police Station Information
The city of Mary Esther is rated a B+ for crime and safety due to its low crime rate. Its total crime rate is 43% lower compared to the state average. It was also lower than the national average by 37%. Statistically, only 4.89 crimes occu daily in the city for every 100,000 people. Mary Esther is considered safer compared to 52% of all US cities. The chances of a person becoming a victim of a crime in this city is 1 in 57. However, the city’s total year over year crimes have gone up by 7%.
The city of Mary Esther used to contract police services from the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office. It may avail of these services from neighboring Fort Walton Beach in the near future. The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office headquarters is located on 2nd Street in Shalimar, Florida. It has an East District Office which is located in Destin while the North District Office in Crestview. The department is headed by Sheriff Larry Ashley.
50 2nd Street
Shalimar, Florida 32579
OCSO East District
107 Stahlman Avenue
Destin Florida 32541
North District Office
197 E. James Lee Blvd
Crestview Florida 32539
Larry Ashley, Sheriff
The Okaloosa Department of Corrections is located in Crestview and serves as the prison facility for the county. Inmates housed in this facility are allowed visitation. You can get the schedule for visitation by getting in touch with the department via email at OkaloosaDOC@co.okaloosa.fl.us.
Okaloosa Department of Corrections
1200 E James Lee Blvd
Crestview, FL 32539
Open Records Requests in Mary Esther, Florida
The City Clerk is responsible for the safekeeping of all official records for the city of Mary Esther. Any requests for copies of public records must be submitted to this office. Requests can be made in person, by phone, mail, or email.
Dana Williams, City Clerk
850-243-3566 ext: 11
The Records Division of the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for processing all public records requests. If you want to view or obtain copies of public records, you can submit your request at this office.
Records Division, OCSO
Police Logs in Mary Esther, Florida
Calls for service responded to by the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office can be viewed online. The types of calls received by the OCSO vary.