William P. Cervone, State Attorney
Welcome to the State Attorney's Office for the Eighth Judicial Circuit.
The State Attorney is charged under Florida law with being the chief prosecuting officer for his judicial circuit and the counties in it.
Florida statutes and criminal rules define those duties, which are primarily focused on criminal offenders.
The State Attorney, with his appointed Assistants and other staff, appear in the courts to represent the interests of justice and of the people.
The Office of the State Attorney, Eighth Judicial Circuit will be closed Friday 9/8 and Monday 9/11 due to the preparation and the potential impact of Hurricane IRMA.
The Office of the State Attorney, Eighth Judicial Circuit will also be closed Tuesday 9/12 due to the potential impact of Hurricane IRMA. Offices are expected to be open on Wednesday 9/13.