CLERK OF COURT & COMPTROLLER
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA
Are you or do you know someone who is a military veteran that needs help with criminal court cases and traffic citations from Hillsborough County, Florida? If yes, the Hillsborough County Clerk of Court & Comptroller and the 13th Judicial Circuit Court are partnering along with the Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office, Hillsborough County Public Defender’s Office, Hillsborough County Veterans Services, US Department of Veterans Affairs and various local veterans organizations to bring the 2021 Veterans Outreach Court to you on Friday, November 19, 2021. The hearings will be held at the James A. Haley Veteran’s Hospital, 13515 Lake Terrace Lane in Tampa. Pre-registration is required. The event is being held outdoors under cover this year to allow for social distancing.
Military veteran participants must register in advance between August 23, 2021 and November 5, 2021 (registrations will close sooner is all seats become filled) on this website. Participation will limited to the first 100 qualified military veteran registrants, so do not wait to register if you are a military veteran who wants to participate in this year's event. Driving and court records will be reviewed in advance. Qualified participants will receive a notice in the mail of their scheduled time. A Notice of Hearing will be mailed to the mailing address that you provide. Hearing notices can also be viewed in your case online.
Driver's license suspension cases excluded from this event include suspensions due to unpaid child support, DUI, felonies involving traffic offenses, habitual offender license revocations, suspensions resulting from violations or incidents that occurred outside of Hillsborough County Florida, and suspensions for failure to complete driver training programs, driver improvement courses and/or alcohol or substance abuse education. A consultation with a private attorney in those cases is recommended.
Please use this registration link [link opens in new window] to sign up for the 2021 Veterans Outreach Court. Don't wait. If you are a veteran and need help with criminal and traffic court case issues in Hillsborough County, sign up now so that you can grab one of our limited seats available for 2021.
Thank you for your military service.