The Honorable Kristie M. Ruppe

County Judge

Office Information
Hernando County Courthouse
20 N. Main Street
Brooksville, FL 34601

Judicial Assistant: Sherry Carral
Office: 352-540-6240
Fax: 352-754-4224
To schedule hearing dates please email Sherry Carral at


County Court Docket

Bond Schedule – A2014-12

Hernando County First Appearance Videos


Notice to the Public
The Code of Judicial Conduct governing behavior by judges forbids the Judges of the Fifth Judicial Circuit to discuss pending cases with the public. Please do not call the Court expecting to speak with a Judge about any case. The Court is only allowed to consider arguments made in the courtroom and in documents properly filed by actual parties in the case as authorized by law and the Rules of Court. The Court cannot ethically read or consider any other opinions or arguments about the case. Communications that do not meet these legal requirements cannot be forwarded to the Judges.