Harold R. Banke Justice Center
9151 Tara Boulevard
Jonesboro, GA 30236
Phone: (770) 477-3380
Fax: (770) 477-3449
The Solicitor General's Office has compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions.
What type of cases does the Solicitor General's Office handle?
We prosecute misdemeanor and county ordinance cases.
Can the Solicitor's Office represent defendants?
We represent the State of Georgia in criminal cases.
What is the difference between the District Attorney's Office and the Solicitor General?
The District Attorney prosecutes felonies and misdemeanors and the Solicitor's Office misdemeanors only.
If I don't show up for court what will happen?
A warrant will be issued for your arrest for failing to appear for the hearing.
How do I drop a case?
Once a case is received in the office and individual can not drop the matter. Only the prosecutor may chose not to proceed with the matter.