The Misdemeanor Department's objective is to serve the Judiciary, the Bar, and the public. The Department processes all cases where an individual is charged with a misdemeanor offense, whether in violation of the State of Florida Statutes or Municipal Ordinances. The Department processes all non-arrested misdemeanor charges, violations of civil municipal, municipal, civil, or criminal ordinances, and civil juvenile tobacco violations. In addition, all fines and fees assessed by the court for the above violations are collected and tracked by the Misdemeanor Department.

If you have a question or would like more information, please consult our list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ). We can be reached at (850) 342-0218 ext. 233 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday, and are located in Suite 203 at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1 Courthouse Circle, Monticello, Florida (32344).