Tamarac, Florida Jail and Mugshot Information

Tamarac is a city in Broward County, Florida. It is part of the Miami metropolitan area. The City of Tamarac had a population of approximately 63,155 in the year 2016. Tamarac was established in 1963. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 11.9 square miles.

The City of Tamarac uses a commission-manager form of government.

The mayor of Tamarac is Harry Dressler. Mayor Dressler can be contacted at (954) 597-3460 and by email at harry.dressler@tamarac.org

Harry Dressler, Mayor
Mayor’s Office
City of Tamarac
7525 NW 88th Ave.
Tamarac, FL 33321
Phone: (954) 597-3460
Fax: (954) 597-3470
Email: Harry.Dressler@tamarac.org

Tamarac City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Tamarac City, Florida was 168.8, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, and also lower than the national average of 280.5. According to research of Florida and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Tamarac, Florida as of November 23, 2018. The ratio of number of residents in Tamarac to the number of sex offenders is 10,886 to 1.

Tamarac, Florida Police Information

There were an estimated 1,520 total crimes per 100,000 people in Tamarac, Florida. This rate is lower than the average in the state of Florida which has 3,117 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in Tamarac is also lower than the national average of 2,837 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Tamarac, there were an estimated 133 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents (which include murder, robbery, rape, and assault). The average for violent crimes in the state of Florida is 430 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 386 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 1,387 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the Florida average of 2,687 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and lower than the U.S. average of 2,451 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Tamarac, Florida:

  • The overall crime rate in Tamarac is 18% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.36 daily crimes that occur in Tamarac.
  • Tamarac is safer than 50% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Tamarac you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Tamarac has decreased by 1%.

Tamarac Police Department

Captain Neal Glassman
Tamarac Police Department
City of Tamarac
7515 Pine Island Road
Tamarac, FL 33321
Phone: (954) 720-2225
Fax: (954) 720-2236
Emergency: 911
Non-emergency: (954) 764-4357

Tamarac Police Dept

Broward County Sheriff’s Office

The City of Tamarac is located in Broward County, Florida. The Sheriff of Broward County is Scott Israel. Sheriff Israel can be contacted at (954) 831-8901.

The physical address of Broward County Sheriff’s Office is:

2601 West Broward Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Phone: (954) 831-8901

Broward County Sheriff
Broward Sheriff Facebook

Broward County Jail Information

The physical location of Broward County Jail is:

PO Box 9356
555 SE 1st Ave.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

Sending Mail To Inmates at the Broward County Jail:

Inmate mail must be addressed as follows and should reflect the appropriate mailing address for the facility:

  • Inmate’s full name
  • Inmate’s arrest number
  • Facility’s mailing address

Sending Funds To Inmates at the Broward County Jail:

Family and Friends can utilize Western Union to send deposits Online, In Person, or by Phone. Western Union accepts Credit Cards via phone or on-line.

Broward County Jail

Open Records Request in Tamarac, Broward County, Florida

All records requests are processed at the Tamarac City Clerk’s Office. The location and the records requests contact information of the City Clerk is provided below:

Pat Teufel, City Clerk
City Clerk’s Office
City of Tamarac
City Hall, Room 101
7525 NW 88 Avenue
Phone: 954-597-3505
Email: pat.teufel@tamarac.org
Hours: Monday – Thursday 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Tamarac City Public Records Request Form
Tamarac City Clerk

Public records can also be requested by contacting the Records Unit of Broward County Sheriff’s Office. The location of and record request contact information for the Records Unit of Broward County Sheriff’s Office is:

Erin Foley, Records Management Liaison Officer
Broward County Sheriff’s Office
2601 West Broward Blvd.
Tamarac, FL 33312

To obtain reports or background checks by mail, send a letter to the Records Division with the information listed below and a self-addressed stamped envelope.

For background checks, you must include the following information on the individual for whom you are requesting the background check:

  • The full name
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Date of birth

For copies of accident or event reports, you must include:

  • The case number (if available)
  • Date, time and location of the event or accident
  • The name(s) of the person(s) involved.

Mail your records request to:

Broward Sheriff’s Office – Records/Warrants Division
PO Box 9507
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33310

Broward Sheriff Records Request
Statewide Official Records

Police Logs in Tamarac, Broward County, Florida

Broward Sheriff Arrests

Arrests can be filtered via the first name and last name.

For statewide criminal history information, please contact the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Public Records, (850) 410-8109, or visit the website.

For statewide criminal history information, please contact the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Public Records, (850) 410-8109, or visit the website.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Public Records:

Department of Law Enforcement

Sexual Offenders and Predators Search:

This database contains public record information on offenders classified as sexual predators and sexual offenders under Florida law because of a conviction for a sex-related crime.

Sexual Offenders and Predators Search

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