Scam Alert

Please be aware that there is currently a scam where callers identifying themselves as public defenders or defense attorneys attempt to solicit money for the release of a relative or friend. Please do not provide these individuals with any information or return their phone calls. Only contact the Office of the Public Defender by using the information found on their website.

2015-16 Annual Report

The Florida State Courts Annual Reports, structured around the five long-range issues of the judicial branch’s long-range plan, provide a detailed account of the court system’s activities, programs, initiatives, and developments throughout the preceding fiscal year. The annual reports also supply court filings data as well as information about the structure of Florida’s judiciary, the state budget, and state courts systems appropriations.

Judicial Branch Long-Range Strategic Plan

Florida's judicial branch is in the process of deploying its Long-Range Strategic Plan for 20162021. The purpose of the Long-Range Strategic Plan is to guide the judicial branch as it seeks to advance its mission and vision in the coming years. This video highlights the issues and goals of the new plan, or alternatively, you can view this brochure.