Neighborhood block summaries are limited to incidents which occur within the jurisdiction of the Gainesville Police Department. The request form must be filled out completely. Block summary reports cannot be faxed. One may either have the request mailed to them or picked up at the front desk at the Gainesville Police Department.
NOTE: The City of Gainesville charges (15) cents per page of a Block Summary Report. Special service fees will apply when the preparation time for locating requested record, deletion of exempt information, and the copying and refilling of requested records exceed 30 minutes. The charge for special service fees will be based on the salary of personnel providing the service. In cases where legal review of a public request is required, the lowest attorney rate, including salary and benefits, will be charged. The information released is based on departmental and public records guidelines per - F.S.119.07 (1)b. The Gainesville Police Department maintains the right to waive fees less than one (1) dollar.