Santa Rosa County
Santa Rosa County lies in the Florida panhandle. The population of the county is said to be close to 150,000 and growing. Santa Rosa County has seen an influx of residents and is one of the top 100 growing counties in the United States. The major law enforcement for the county is the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office is assisted by Florida Highway Patrol, Milton Police Department, and the Gulf Breeze Police Department. Due to the growing economy, all of the law enforcement agencies have become more and more aggressive when it comes to law enforcement.
There were over 20,000 moving violations issued in the past year. The majority of these were due to unlawful speed. Florida Highway Patrol uses many measures to catch speeding motorists including the use of aircraft. The pilot and the troopers assist each other when the use of aircraft is being used. The pilot clocks cars with a stopwatch and then radios to a trooper on the ground who pulls the vehicle over. Both the pilot and the stopping trooper are required to appear in court in order for the violation to be proven beyond a reasonable doubt.
Have you been issued a criminal citation or moving violation in Santa Rosa County? Our team of experienced lawyers is standing by to assist you. Please call us today at 1-800-fight-it so we can discuss the particulars of your case. Santa Rosa County is part of the 1st Judicial Circuit. The county has 2 county judges, which are Judge Ross Bilbrey and Judge Robert Hilliard. The county seat is Milton.
We cover all of Santa Rosa County which includes, Milton, Gulf Breeze, Bagdad, Navarre, Navarre Beach, and Pace.
Legal Resources For Santa Rosa County
- Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office
Milton, Florida. (850) 983-1100
- Santa Rosa County Courthouse
4000 Highway 90 # E, Milton , FL. (850) 981-5570
- Milton Police Department
609 Alabama Street. Milton, FL. (850) 983-5420
- Gulf Breeze Police Department
311 Fairpoint Drive. Gulf Breeze, FL. (850) 934-5121