SAO4 Launches Public Data Dashboard — Click Here to View

Jury Finds Tillis Guilty of First-Degree Murder in Death of Joni Gunter

Tillis now faces the death penalty with a minimum sentence of mandatory life in prison.

Duval County Grand Jury Indicts Baer, Hyde for First-Degree Murder

Both are longstanding cold cases in our community.

Rodarte Pleads Guilty to Murder in 2017 Killing of Savannah Gold

Rodarte will receive 40 years in prison for the murder of Gold (pictured).

SAO4 Receives $470,000 grant for Cold Case Initiative

The funding will be used to pursue justice in violent crime cold cases dating back decades.

SAO4 Launches Data Dashboard to the Public

The dashboard is the culmination of a partnership with researchers at Florida International University and Loyola University of Chicago, and funded by the MacArthur Foundation’s Safety and Justice Challenge.

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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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