Aug. 26 is deadline to collect unclaimed funds in Polk

BARTOW, Fla. (WFLA) – If you’ve conducted court-related activities in Polk County, you could have money coming to you.

The Polk County Clerk of Courts & Comptroller has released its list of people who have unclaimed checks that were issued to them from court-related activities.

The highest amount of unclaimed funds is $2,643.03 and the lowest amount listed is $100.

Anyone who has unclaimed funds must contact the Clerk & Comptroller before Aug. 27. Funds can be claimed by contacting Sherry Watkins at 863-534-4491.

According to Section 116.21, Florida Statutes, regarding unclaimed court-related property, if a claim is not made the funds will be forfeited. The unclaimed fund list was officially noticed on July 27.

View the unclaimed fund list and get more details here. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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