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Property Alerts Prevent Fraud 11/6/2017 9:00:00 AM

A woman accused of stealing a $300,000 house in Valrico highlights the benefits of subscribing to Hillsborough Clerk of Courts Property Fraud Alerts.

Veterans Outreach Court 2017 10/5/2017 1:13:00 PM

Local government agencies and veterans groups will join together for Veterans Outreach Court to help homeless and low-income military veterans resolve legal problems.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 10/2/2017 7:04:00 AM

October is special because it is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month. As always, the Clerk’s Office is joining with The Spring of Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County’s only domestic violence shelter, to raise public awareness about this pressing problem.

Pat Frank wins national budget award 9/29/2017 7:04:00 PM

For the fourth year in a row, Hillsborough County Clerk of Court & Comptroller Pat Frank has won the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada.

Hillsborough’s Oldest Book Now Online 8/14/2017 3:32:00 PM

Hillsborough County’s oldest book, once locked away from public view in a Clerk’s Office vault at the County Courthouse, is now accessible to the world thanks to the efforts of the Tampa Bay History Center and the USF Library.

Clerk Employees against 68 hours of hunger 7/13/2017 2:27:00 PM

Many children in our community don’t look forward to the weekend. For them, getting out of school on Friday can mean 68 hours of hunger. (Original Publish Date 4/21/2017 7:51:00 PM)

Redaction Issue 6/30/2017 11:37:00 AM

The Clerk’s Office is experiencing an unusually large backlog of public records requests for court documents because of issues involving a software vendor. As a result, some requests for court records will take longer than usual to fulfill.

Clerk Express - Get In Line 3/3/2017 6:44:00 PM

Our redesigned website includes new tools designed to save you time at our customer service counters.

About that image at the top of the Home page 3/1/2017 3:00:00 PM

The image gracing the top of our redesigned website is a photo detail from the striking sculpture that greets visitors outside the George Edgecomb Courthouse in downtown Tampa.

Supervisor Wins Patriot Award 11/15/2016 10:00:00 AM

The Florida Guard and Reserve has presented Accounting Manager Catherine Edwards with the Patriot Award for the support she has given one of her Army Reserve employees.

Clerk’s invoices go online 10/31/2016 9:00:00 AM

Tens of thousands of purchasing invoices for the Clerk’s Office are now available online for public viewing.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 9/28/2016 9:00:00 AM

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the Clerk’s Office is partnering with The Spring of Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County’s only certified domestic violence center, to raise public awareness about this pressing problem in our community.

Pat Frank wins national budget award 8/24/2016 9:00:00 AM

For the third year in a row, Hillsborough County Clerk of Court & Comptroller Pat Frank has won the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada.

Clerk’s Office wins second statewide award 6/15/2016 9:00:00 AM

Clerk of Court and Comptroller Pat Frank has won the ACE Award (Advanced Commitment to Excellence) from the Florida Government Finance Officers Association (FGFOA).

Beware: Con artists use jury duty to scam people 6/10/2016 9:00:00 AM

Citizens across the United States are being targeted by phone calls and e-mails threatening them with arrest or prosecution for failing to comply with jury service in state and federal courts. Recipients are being pressured to provide money or confidential data, which could lead to identity theft, in order to avoid fines and jail time.

Clerk Wins Florida Excellence Award 5/12/2016 9:10:00 PM

Hillsborough County Clerk of Court & Comptroller Pat Frank has been honored with a prestigious Florida Excellence Best Practices Award for a major restructuring that improved customer service, increased efficiency and enhanced communication.

When People were Property 2/26/2016 7:30:00 PM

For years, who knows how many, the book lay in a vault behind a locked door in a quiet corner of the Hillsborough County courthouse.

Property Fraud Alert 1/5/2016 9:00:00 PM

The Clerk is offering a free new service to help you protect your property from fraud.