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Posted on: July 18, 2022

BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR FAKE CHECKS!

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If it seems too good to be true…well, you know the rest!  You’ve also likely heard the saying, “The check is in the mail.” Our finance team is seeing a troubling increase in the number of fake checks being passed across the country, and here in P...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

PROTECTING PERSONAL OR CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

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There is a delicate balance between individual privacy and the need to have records readily available for viewing. 

The Office of the Clerk & Comptroller is authorized to protect certain information through the process of redaction (obscure wi...

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

JURY DUTY GIFT CARD SCAM ALERT

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The Pasco County Clerk and Comptroller's Office has had one case in Pasco County where scammers contacted a victim claiming that individual had missed jury duty.  The scam artist then requested that the victim pay a fine by purchasing a ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

SOLICITATION WARNING

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We can’t call it a scheme or a scam, because what these individuals and companies are doing is completely legal.  They are providing a service, albeit, at a premium price.  
Here’s how it works.  The organizations generally targe...
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Posted on: August 31, 2022

SAINT LEO UNIVERSITY PROVIDES LEADERSHIP TRAINING TO CLERK'S OFFICE TEAMMATES

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A dozen Pasco County Clerk's Office employees were grasping for their coffee early on Wednesday morning.  They reported for work before 8 a.m., to participate in a Leadership Program put on by Saint Leo University.  Clerk Nikki ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

CLERK'S ANNUAL CONSTITUTION ESSAY DEADLINE EXTENDED

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The deadline for the Clerk's annual Constitution essay contest has been extended to Thursday, October 6th.  Hurricane Ian forced the Pasco County School District to cancel classes for most of the final week of the contest.

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Posted on: August 26, 2022

MISSED COURT APPEARANCE EMAIL SCHEME

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While you’re busy getting your kids ready for school, or preparing for a long day at work, scam artists are already working.  They are busy trying to figure out ways to steal your money, but perhaps even worse, your peace of mind.

Recently, we rec...

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

CLERK'S OFFICE RECEIVES $3350 IN GIFT CARD JURY DUTY SCAM

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It’s happened again.  For the second time in as many months, the Pasco County Clerk and Comptroller’s Office has received gift cards as payment for missed jury service.   This time, the victim sent in gift cards totaling $3350.  ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2022

YOU CAN HELP PUT A STOP TO HUMAN TRAFFICKING

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The Pasco County Clerk and Comptroller’s Office is joining other Clerk’s offices across the state of Florida to spread awareness about human trafficking.  The Florida Attorney General’s Office reports human trafficking cases have been reported th...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

PROTECTING PERSONAL OR CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION

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There is a balance between individual privacy and the need to have records readily available for viewing. 

The Office of the Clerk & Comptroller is authorized to protect certain information through the process of redaction (obscure with a blac...

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Posted on: June 3, 2022

SIGN UP FOR PROPERTY FRAUD ALERTS

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The Property Fraud Alert system helps protect a person’s property from fraud by monitoring documents such as liens, deeds, and mortgages recorded in Pasco County. Just like signing up to receive alerts on credit cards or identity protection, the...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

e-Notify offers court-date texts and alerts

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In these remarkable times, being able to track upcoming court events has never been more crucial. Accordingly,Clerk & Comptroller Nikki Alvarez-Sowles invites you to check out the instructional video that explains pivotal updates to e-Notify, your key...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

LOCK DOWN YOUR HOME TITLE FREE!

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Commercials announcing threats to the title on your home are gracing local electronic media. Again. The warning is suitably ominous: Unless you are protected, swindlers, identity thieves, or other sorts of scam artists may contrive to steal your property....

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Meet the Clerk & Comptroller

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Nichole "Nikki" Alvarez-Sowles is the eighth Clerk of the Court & County Comptroller for Pasco County.

To learn more about Nikki and her team, click here.

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Posted on: January 11, 2022

JOIN OUR TEAM!

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Seeking a fresh professional challenge? One with opportunities for growth and advancement coupled with competitive pay and outstanding benefits? We may have precisely what you are looking for.Carrying out our 1,000 duties means as long as the candidate ...
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Posted on: November 2, 2020

PAY ONLINE

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Skip the courthouse! The Pasco County Clerk & Comptroller's Office and our partners offer convenient online options for you to pay your traffic fines, criminal court financial obligations, or child support payments online.

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