Leon County is located in the the northwest area of Florida. The state capital of Tallahassee lies within Lee County. Lee County is also home to Florida State University and Florida A&M University. The population of the county is around 264,000. The major police departments for Leon County are the Leon County Sheriff’s Office, Tallahassee Police Department, Florida State University Police Department and Florida Highway Patrol.
The law enforcement agencies of Leon County are very proactive. This is especially due to the two universities within the county. Over 40,000 moving violations were issued in the past year. The majority being issued for unlawful speed from Florida Highway Patrol and Tallahassee Police Department. Speed traps and DUI checkpoints are very common in Lee County. Aside form the moving violations issued, criminal citations for acts such as driving under the influence, driving without a valid license, and driving with a suspended license were also issued.
Due to the aggressive nature of the law enforcement agencies of Lee County, it you are facing criminal charges or have received a citation in this county, call our offices team. We are a team of experienced lawyers that will fight for you. Our office can be reached at any time by calling 1-800-fight-it. Do so before you have to go up against one of the 9 county judges.
Lee County is part of the 2nd Judicial Circuit and the county seat is Tallahassee. The nine judges that preside over the cases are as follows, Augustus Aikens, Ronald Flury, Judith Hawkins, Kenneth Hosford, Van Russell, James Shelfer, Stewart Parsons, Robert Plaines, and Jill Walker.
We represent individuals who have been cited or arrested in Tallahassee, Black Creek, Baum, Bloxham, Brafordville, Capitola, Centerville, Chaires, Gardner, Felkel, Fort Braden, Iamonia, Ivan, Lafayette, Lutterloh, Meridian, Miccosukee, Ochlockonee, Wadesboro and Woodville.
Legal Resources for Leon County
- Leon County Sheriff’s Office
2825 Municipal Way. Tallahassee, FL. (850) 922-3300
- Leon County Courthouse
301 South Monroe St. Tallahassee, FL. (850) 577-4000
- Tallahassee Police Department
234 East 7th Ave. Tallahassee, FL. (850) 891-4200
- Florida State University Police Department
830 West Jefferson Street. Tallahassee, FL. (850) 644-1234