Depending on the county youre in, arrest warrant information and status may or may not be made publicly available by the sheriff of that county. As the website of the Pinellas County Sheriffs Office does not have an active warrant section, the only way to find out from them as to the status of a warrant will be to contact or visit them directly. You can find their main web page at http://www.pcsoweb.com/.
However, you can find out who is currently in jail in Pinellas County, FL at http://pcsoweb.com/InmateBooking/. You can find the location of the sheriffs office at 10750 Ulmerton Road, in Largo, FL 33778, and you can also call them at 727-582-6200 to make an arrest warrant inquiry.
There is a pair of additional services designed to facilitate your Pinellas County arrest warrant search. The first, provided by Floridas DLE, is designed to provide a wanted persons report for the entire state of Florida, and you can locate it at http://pas.fdle.state.fl.us/pas/person/displayWantedPersonsSearch.a. Or you can use the above search form to instantly search through an online criminal records database.
An arrest warrant in Florida is essentially the extension of Floridas authority to enforce its own laws. To this end, an arrest warrant permits Pinellas County to arrest an individual that they believe committed a crime. A Pinellas County arrest warrant can be issued once police provide evidence implicating a suspect in a crime. It is important to note that an arrest warrant issued by Pinellas County FL is valid throughout the state of Florida.
As a fairly large county, Pinellas County has a total population of 927,994 citizens. Among them, there were a total of 50,952 arrested during 2010. You can find more crime statistics for Pinellas County FL at http://www.fdle.state.fl.us/cms/FSAC/County-Profiles/pinellas.aspx.