Responsibilities & Warrants
The Magistrate Court is responsible for the following criminal actions. As of January 1, 2013, all criminal warrants will be issued using EZ Warrant.
The Magistrate Court is now providing online access to civil cases through the following Walton Magistrate website. This will allow for viewing of criminal warrants issued through the Magistrate Court.
Criminal Cases Explanations
|Warrants||Felony Warrants, Misdemeanor Warrants, Good Behavior Warrants, Search Warrants|
|Hearings||Initial Appearance Hearings, Prewarrant Hearings, Preliminary Hearings|
|Misdemeanor Criminal Offenses||Deposit Account Fraud, Possession of marijuana less than (1)oz, Theft by Shoplifting, Furnishing alcohol to a minor, Criminal Trespass|
|County Ordinance / Code Violations||All criminal offenses adopted under State statute in the Walton County Code of Ordinances.|
|Animal Control||All criminal offenses adopted in the Walton County Code of Ordinances relating to Animal Control.|