Election Fraud & Complaint Information
- Voter Fraud Hotline
(in English and Espanol) Toll Free 1-877-868-3737. To file a formal complaint regarding irregularities or Fraud involving voter registration, voting, candidate petition, or issue petition activities, M-F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST.
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|"A person who commits or attempts to commit any fraud in connection with voting, votes a fraudulent ballot, or votes more than once in an election can be convicted of a felony of the third degree and fined up to $5,000 and/or imprisoned for up to 5 years."
Elections fraud can rob many Americans of their voice in government and greatly impact the results of elections across the nation. It is the active participation of citizens, like yourself, which aid in our mission to eliminate elections fraud.
Elections fraud means any irregularities or fraud arising out of or in connection with voter registration or voting, or candidate petition or issue petition activities that may constitute a prescribed offense Chapter 104, Florida Statutes. “Elections fraud” does not include violations of Chapter 106, F.S.Should you observe or witness a potential case of elections fraud, we ask that you complete the Complaint Form the form so it may be further investigated (see Rule 1S-2.025, Elections Fraud Complaints).The Division conducts preliminary investigations into any irregularities or fraud involving voter registration or voting, or candidate petition or issue petition activities, in conjunction with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. If there is probable cause that a violation occurred, the Division will report its findings to the statewide prosecutor or the state attorney for the judicial circuit in which the alleged violation occurred for prosecution, where warranted. Therefore, in order for us to be able to conduct preliminary investigations, it is imperative that you provide us with the date, time, place and any specific circumstances that are witnessed. We need credible evidence (this does not mean suspicion). We also need a means of contacting you to obtain additional information. If you believe you have witnessed elections fraud, please contact our Elections Fraud Hotline at 1- 877-868-3737.
To contact the Florida Elections Commission regarding complaints, you may visit their website at www.fec.state.fl.us or contact them by phone: 1-850-922-4539