The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is advising the public that Brian Schwan, has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Venice




Schwan was convicted in 2018 in Maryland of Distribution of Child Pornography. He was sentenced to five years in federal prison followed by ten years of probation. Schwan was recently released and reports his address is 4396 Summertree Road in Venice. He is currently under the supervision of the United States Probation and Pretrial Services and is not allowed to live within 1,000 feet of a school, childcare facility, park or playground.


This information is posted on the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office website, agency Facebook and Twitter accounts to publicly notify citizens of sexual offenders and predators who register a Sarasota County address for the first time, when moving into the county or following release from prison. Citizens should still sign up to receive notifications from FDLE of sex offenders and predator registrations.