Nassau County is a small but growing county located in northwestern Florida. The current population of the county is said to be around 65,000. The main law enforcement for the county is Nassau County Sheriff’s Office. The other police department for the county is the Fernandina Beach Police Department. Both of these 2 agencies work closely with Florida Highway Patrol to enforce all the laws. Florida Highway Patrol is mainly responsible for issuing moving violations both criminal and civil.
In the past year over 6,500 moving violations were issued by the law enforcements of Monroe County. Like most counties, more than half of these were issued for unlawful speed. Florida Highway Patrol uses speed traps, use of laser and radar guns, as well as aircraft to monitor one’s speed. There was also close to 1,700 criminal violations issued as well last year. These can range from driving without a license, driving with a suspended license as well as driving under the influence.
Nassau County is part of the 4th Judical Circuit, and the county seat is located in Fernandina Beach. The county has one judge who will preside over any moving violations and misdemeanors that take place in the county. The judge is Judge Granville Burgress.
If you are facing criminal charges in Nassau County or have been issued a citation of any kind, please call us today. We are here to help and can be reached at 1-800-fight-it.
We cover all of Nassau County which includes, Fernandina Beach , Yulee, Callahan ,Amelia City, American Beach, Andrews, Boulogne, Bryceville, Chester, Crandall, Crawford, Dahoma, Dyal, Evergreen, Franklintown, Glenwood, Gross, Hedges, Hero, Ingle, Italia, Keene, Kent, Kings Ferry, Lessie, Nassau Village-Ratliff, Nassauville, O’Neil, Verdie, Yulee Heights, and Yulee.
Legal Resources For Nassau County
- Nassau County Sheriff’s Office
76001 Bobby Moore Circle. Yulee, FL. (904) 225-0331
- Nassau County Courthouse
76347 Veteran’s Way. Yulee, FL. (904) 548-4600
- Fernandina Beach Police Department
1525 Lime Street. Fernandina Beach, FL. (904) 227-7342