Solicitor of State Court

The Hall County Solicitor's Office is responsible for the prosecution of all State misdemeanor crimes in the State Court of Hall County and all Hall County ordinance violations where a jury trial demand is filed.

Misdemeanor Crimes

Misdemeanor crimes consist of any crime punishable by a maximum of 1 year in jail or less.

Crimes Against Persons

Misdemeanors include crimes against persons such as:

  • Battery
  • Domestic violence
  • Simple assault
  • Simple battery
  • Stalking

Property Crimes

Misdemeanors may also include property crimes such as:

  • Criminal damage to property (less than $500)
  • Criminal trespass
  • Theft by shoplifting (less than $300)
  • Theft by taking (less than $500)

Traffic Violations

Traffic violations occurring in the county and those bound over from municipal courts for jury trials may also be prosecuted in State Court, including, but not limited to:

  • Driving under the influence
  • Reckless driving
  • Fleeing and attempting to elude
  • Hit and run
  • Any other moving, tag, or license violations