State Court Solicitor

Records Restriction Summit 2018

Thank you for visiting the Record Restriction Website.  Due to the overwhelming response, the Record Restriction Summit must close the application process on Friday, July 20th at 5 p.m.  If you have previously registered, you will be contacted prior to the Summit on October 20. You may still apply for Record Restriction through the regular process even if you were unable to apply in time for the Summit.

Welcome Message


Welcome to the Office of the Solicitor General for the State Court of Richmond County, Georgia. I hope you find our web page interesting, informative, and helpful.

The Solicitor's Office serves all citizens of Richmond County, Georgia, as the prosecutor for all misdemeanor criminal offenses including DUI cases, traffic violations, theft cases, domestic violence, neighborhood disputes, and other non-traffic misdemeanor offenses occurring in Augusta-Richmond County. Misdemeanor offenses have a maximum punishment of 12 months confinement and generally have a maximum fine of $1,000.

This office strives to balance representation of the State with advocacy for victims and to develop and maintain policies that apply standards of fairness equally to all concerned.

Safety for the public and safety for the home are values supported and protected by the Solicitor's Office.

Primary Responsibilities

The Solicitor's Office serves all citizens of Richmond County, Georgia, as the prosecutor for all misdemeanor criminal offenses including: 
  • DUI cases
  • Traffic violations
  • Theft cases
  • Domestic violence
  • Neighborhood disputes
  • Non-traffic misdemeanor offenses