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Can I be made to identify myself in order to make a public records request to the Police Department?

No.  However, please bear in mind that if you choose not to provide contact information...

What is a “public record”?

Florida Statute 119.011(12) defines a public record as “documents, papers, letters, maps, books,...

How long will it take to receive records after making a public records request?

While it is always the goal of the Pensacola Police Department to fill public records requests as...

Who can make a public records request to the Pensacola Police Department?

Anyone or any institution / agency / business / group including anonymous requestors.

Who can make a public records request to the Pensacola Police Department?

Anyone or any institution / agency / business / group including anonymous requestors.

Can I be required to produce identification or other documents in order to pick up my records?

Some records contain information that has been deemed confidential by law.   The law provides...

How do I obtain records that do not contain any redaction?

Many records do not contain confidential or exempt information and can be provided to you without...

What does “creation” of a record mean?

Sometimes agencies are asked for records that contain information in a manner that is simply not...

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