Fourth Circuit Grand Jury Indicts 5 for First-Degree Murder

With the indictments, each defendant faces a sentence of mandatory life in prison, unless the State provides notice of its intent to seek the death penalty.

Former Housing Authority Employee Found Guilty of Sexual Battery

Mitchell Ray now faces a maximum of 30 years in Florida State Prison.

State Attorney, Sheriff, Mayor Release Strategy to Reduce Violence in Jacksonville

The 32-page memo details initiatives each office has pursued while identifying successful solutions in other communities.

Nelson Restructures Targeted Prosecution to Enhance Response to Violent Crime

The additional resources will bolster efforts against violent crime in our community.

Local Leaders Discuss Mental Health, Criminal Justice With Honorable Steven Leifman

Award-winning pioneer helped reshape Miami-Dade County system.

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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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