Saint Lucie County
On the east coast of Florida, lies St. Lucie County. St Lucie county has a population of around 220,000 residents. The county is home to 5 higher education facilitates. The county has 4 law enforcement agencies that are responsible for enforcing the laws of the county. These are the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office, Fort Pierce Police Department, Port St. Lucie Police Department and Florida Highway Patrol.
Florida Highway Patrol is quite aggressive in St. Lucie County. The use of speed traps, aircraft, motorcycles, pacing, and marked and unmarked cars equipped with radar and laser guns is very common. Last year over 35,000 moving violations were issued, and the majority of those were for unlawful speed. Other violations were issued for careless driving, running a red light, failure to stop a stop sign and variety of other moving infractions. On top of the moving violations that were issued close to 7,500 criminal citations were also issued. Like most counties in the state the majority of those citations were for driving without a valid license and driving on a suspended license.
If you are facing charges of the criminal nature or have been issued a citation in St. Lucie County, please call us today. We will fight to save your license. We can be reached at 1-800-fight- it. St Lucie is part of the 19th Judicial Circuit. The county judges include Judge Clifford Barnes, Judge Kathryn Nelson, Judge Thomas J. Walsh and Judge Phillip J. Yacucci, Jr. The county seat is Fort Pierce.
We represent individuals on criminal and non-criminal infractions in Fort Pierce, Port St. Lucie, St. Lucie, Ankona, Eden, Eldred, Fort Pierce North and South, Hutchinson Island, Indian River Estates, Lakewood Park, River Park, Walton, and White City
Legal Resources For Saint Lucie County
- Saint Lucie County Sheriff’s Office
4700 West Midway Road. Fort Pierce, FL. (772) 462-7300
- Saint Lucie County Courthouse
201 South Indian River Drive. Fort Pierce, FL. (772) 871-5375
- Fort Pierce Police Department
920 South US 1. Fort Pierce, FL. (772) 461-3820
- Port Saint Lucie Police Department
121 SW Port St. Lucie Blvd. Port St Lucie, FL (772) 871-5000