Locate Sex Offenders

The St. John’s County Sheriff’s Office Special Victim’s Unit (SVU) manages the team of specialized detectives and civilian personnel responsible for Sexual Predator/Offender Tracking (SPOT). SPOT members are responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Ensuring registered offenders and predators maintain compliance with their unique statutory requirements
  • Community notifications
  • Address verification operations
  • Conducting criminal investigations in reference to suspected registration violations
  • Conducting surveillance operations

If you have questions or would like to share information about offenders or predators in St. Johns County, contact SPOT.

To see the registered offenders in your area please search the OffenderWatch or FDLE Sexual Predator and Offender database for the most accurate and up to date information.


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OffenderWatch® is the nation’s leading registered sex offender management and community notification tool with hundreds of leading agencies in dozens of states utilizing it. St Johns County’s law enforcement utilizes OffenderWatch® to manage and monitor the whereabouts, conduct and compliance status of the registered offenders in St Johns County. OffenderWatch® provides the most accurate and timely information available and now this information is available to you! 

Florida Statute 943.043 provides for a toll-free number for public information on Sexual Offenders/Sexual Predators. FDLE has established a toll-free number 1-888-FL-PREDATOR (1-888-357-7332) that allows the public to request information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week about Sexual Predators and Sex Offenders living in their communities and around the state. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement home page also offers a wealth of information for the community.

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Offender Watch


The official Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) mobile app now makes it easier to access services provided to the public. The app is a free download and provides user-friendly navigation for mobile devices.

CLICK HERE to download the app in the Google Play store.
CLICK HERE to download the app in the Apple Store.

  • Easily sign up to receive all active AMBER, Silver, and Missing Child Alerts
  • Search for sexual offenders / predators by name or an address as well as identify sexual offenders / predators, on a map, registered with a residential address near your current location
  • Report what appears to be suspicious activity; send a picture if available
  • Conveniently access the most frequently utilized contacts at FDLE
  • Search arrests and Florida statutes
  • Search cases of missing or unidentified persons ages 18+
  • Search unsolved cases in Florida as reported by local law enforcement agencies
  • Search for stolen vehicles, license plates, boats, guns or other property
  • View videos related to public services offered by FDLE