ok to be clothes free on Sanibel Beach in FL?
Naked sunbathers we talked to said they aren’t doing anything wrong, but according to Florida State Statute regarding lewdness; indecent exposure, it is unlawful to expose or exhibit sexual organs in public or to be naked in public except in any place provided or set apart for that purpose.
” It has been an issue historically that we’ve had to enforce. Unless there’s an actual complaint we don’t make a physical arrest. We tell them to comply with the law make sure they do and move along.” Police Chief Bill Tomlinson said.