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Nelson Provides Testimony to Presidential Commission on Law Enforcement

Her focus was on local violent crime and prosecutorial strategies implemented to stop it.

Introducing the Strategic Plan

The plan sets out priorities for the office in the years to come.

A Little Holiday Cheer to Those Who Served

The office supported a dozen families with the Wounded Warrior Project this season.

Permenter Sentenced to 10+ years for DUI Manslaughter Death of 12-year-old Hunter Cope

Cope (pictured) was walking to school in the early morning hours of March 6, 2017.

State Attorney’s Office Adds Teeth to Animal Cruelty, Neglect Cases

Longtime prosecutor with expertise in the area will now provide additional review.

Meet the State Attorney

Meet Melissa and Her Leadership Team

Public Records Requests

Request public records and case information easily online.

Programs & Initiatives

Learn about some of the office’s priorities benefiting our community.

Office of the State Attorney for the Fourth Judicial Circuit - Serving Duval, Clay and Nassau Counties

The mission of the State Attorney’s Office for the Fourth Judicial Circuit is to uphold public safety in a fair and just manner.

“Our duty to the people of Northeast Florida comprises two main tenets. The first is to keep people safe by prosecuting those who disrupt our community. The second is to ensure the pursuit of justice is done in a transparent, fair, and thoughtful way that maintains the trust of those we serve.”

Melissa Nelson

State Attorney

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Office of the State Attorney, Fourth Judicial Circuit Office Locations

Duval County

311 W. Monroe St.
Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Case Lookup
Monday – Friday
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Main: (904) 255-2500
Fax: (904) 255-3061

Clay County

825 N. Orange Avenue
Green Cove Springs, FL, 32043
Case Lookup
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Main: (904) 269-6319
Fax: (904) 278-3742

Nassau County

76347 Veterans Way, Suite 2105
Yulee, FL, 32097
Case Lookup
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Main: (904) 548-4700
Fax: (904) 548-4728

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