Before You File a Registration Online


All reports submitted online are subject to public release per Florida Statute §119.

Filing a false registration is a crime.

Before filing a registration online you must verify you meet the criteria listed below:

  • Incident happened in Unincorporated Hillsborough County
  • You are 18 years or older
  • Not an emergency (Call 9-1-1 for emergencies)
  • Not an in-progress crime 
  • Not in immediate danger

After You Complete an Online Registration

After you complete the registration online you will:

  • See the words "Your online registration has been submitted" showing that your registration is complete.
  • Receive a confirmation email that your registration was received.

Registration Process

  • All registrations filed online will be reviewed by Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.
  • Upon review, if more information about your registration is needed, you may be contacted.

Registration Copies

If you need an official copy of the registration you filed online, please visit our Records Request Center. There is  a 36 hour process time for review and transcription of the registration.

Start a Registration

Not all registrations can be filed online. If a registration is not listed in the category selection list, call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at (813) 247-8200 for non-emergencies. For all emergencies call 911.

En Español

Usted puede presentar un informe policial en línea en Español en la Oficina del Alguacil del Condado de Hillsborough.


Bicycle / Golf Cart Registration

Register make, model or serial number of a golf cart/bicycle with the Sheriff's office.

Start Registration

Livestock Registration

Register personally owned livestock such as horses, cows, goats, sheep, donkeys, emus and pigs in the event the animal escapes the confines of the property.

Start Registration

Safe Encounter Registration

Register yourself or family members who suffer from Alzheimer's disease, blindness, autism, Down syndrome, deafness and other medical and developmental disabilities that affect the way individuals interact and respond to law enforcement officers

Start Registration

Video Surveillance Camera Registration

Register cameras that are installed on the outside of your residence or business. The cameras must be owned by you not another individual.

Start Report

Business Watch Registration

Facilitates the sharing of information as it relates to criminal trends and provides easy access to update alarm contacts, ownership information, and surveillance systems maintained at the listed business.

Start Registration

Business Trespass Authorization

For a business to authorize sworn personnel of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office to issue trespass warnings on the business's behalf.

Download and complete the Trespass Authorization Form (pdf) prior to starting registration.

Start Registration

HCSO K.ID (Child Registration)

Register your minor child with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office and provide vital information with a fingerprint card to facilitate the identification in the event that your child becomes missing/endangered.

Start Registration

SafetyNet Update

Existing SafetyNet customers can update their loved ones device ID numbers and Frequencies when equipment is replaced, as well as updating the current address along with more recent photographs.

Update Registration