Provides law enforcement service to all of the Florida Keys, which include approximately 112 miles of islands branching off the Southern tip of Florida. (The City of Key West also has its own Police Department).
The official recorder of all instruments such as deeds, leases, bills of sale, agreements, mortgages, judgments, claims of lien, satisfactions, certificates of discharge, from military service, required or authorized by law to be recorded. All traffic citations, parking tickets, and marine patrol civil infractions are handled by traffic division. Circuit and County Court records are maintained by the Clerk. As well as Marriage licenses, passports, child support payments, bonds, and other document filings.