Minneola, Florida – Jail and Mugshot Information
Minneola is a city that is found in Lake County. Based on the 2016 census, approximately 11,078 people live in this area. The city operates under a Council–manager type of government. The current mayor is Pat Kelley. The City Manager is Mark E. Johnson.
800 N. US Hwy 27
Minneola, FL 34755
(352)394-3598 x 2100
Pat Kelley, Mayor
Mark E. Johnson, City Manager
The crime index of Minneola in 2016 was 134.4 which was a lot lower than the US average (261.6). During that year, there were no reported murders and arson. However, there were 4 reported rapes, 3 reported robberies, 16 reported assaults, 27 reported burglaries, 126 reported thefts, and 7 reported auto thefts. As of October 2018, there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in Minneola. The ratio of residents to sex offenders is 1,369 to 1 which is a lot smaller than the Florida average.
Minneola, Florida – Police Station Information
There were 183 reported incidents in 2016 for the city of Minneola, giving it a total crime rate of 1,663 crimes for every 100,000 individuals. This was lower than the Florida average which was 3,117 crimes for every 100,000 people. It was also lower than the national average which was 2,837 crimes for every 100,000 people. The most commonly reported incident that year was theft.
The city of Milton contracts with the Lake County Sheriff’s Office for police services. The Minneola District of the LCSO employs 1 supervisor (lieutenant) and eleven (11) patrol deputies. Lt. Ronald Patton heads the Minneola District.
Lake County Sheriff’s Minneola District Office
800 N. US Highway 27
Minneola, FL 34715
Ronald Patton, Lieutenant
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office operates the Lake County Detention Center. This facility is located in Tavares, FL and has 960 beds. In 2016, the jail had an average daily population of 747 inmates.
Lake County Detention Center
551 West Main St.
Tavares, Fl 32778
All inmates in general population are allowed two visits each week, up to 1 hour per visit. The visitation hours are as follows:
General Population and AC/PC
Sunday through Saturday:
9:00 am – 11:00 am
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Juveniles, B2B and females in B1
Sunday through Saturday:
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Open Records Requests in Minneola, Florida
The City Clerk is responsible for maintaining the official records of the City. All requests for public records must be submitted to this office.
Barbara Hollerand, City Clerk
P.O. Box 678
Minneola, FL 34755-0678
(352) 394-3598, ext. 2100
April Sheppard, Assistant City Clerk
(352) 394-3598 ext. 2101
You can also request for copies of police reports from the Public Records Custodian of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.
Public Records Custodian, LCSO
Historic Courthouse Building
350 West Main Street, 2nd Floor Lobby
Tavares, FL 32778
Police Logs in Minneola, Florida
Recently reported incidents within the area of Lake County can be viewed online. The incident that is most commonly reported is theft.