Melissa Nelson State Attorney 4th Judicial Circuit of Florida

Nelson Joins ATF’s National Crime Gun Intelligence Board

The board uses the experience of federal, state, and local experts in several fields to ensure ATF receives valuable input on national programs related to Crime Gun Intelligence.

State Attorney’s Office Now Accepts Credit Cards for Public Records

The convenience is a way to better serve the public.

Whitfield Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder in 2013 Strangulation

He now faces a mandatory sentence of Life in Florida State Prison.

Janae Taylor Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder, Robbery

Taylor now faces a mandatory sentence of Life in Florida State Prison.

Fourth Circuit Grand Jury Indicts Newsome, Woods, Smith for First-Degree Murder

With the indictments, each adult defendant faces a sentence of mandatory life in prison upon conviction.

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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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