Internet Access

Public WI-FI is available at the Bay County and Washington County Courthouses. This service is free and available to the public. Access in Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, and Jackson Counties is not yet available.

You must accept the user agreement before access is granted. After reading the agreement, you must click on Agree to gain access. If you do not agree, close and exit the browser window. Click here for a copy of the agreement.

The Fourteenth Judicial Circuit will provide no technical support for this wireless internet access. Any assistance required by the User should be sought by the User at the User's own expense.

Please review these basic instructions to make your connection to the Internet.


  • Make sure your wireless adapter is turned on. You should notice a "Wireless Networks detected" window.
  • Click on the window to display the available networks. You should see the network "FourteenthPublic." This is the public wireless network for Internet access. Click and highlight the "FourteenthPublic" entry, then click on the "connect" button at the bottom of the window.
  • You may be prompted by a wireless network connection window about security, click on "Connect Anyway."
  • When you open your Internet browser, you will be directed to our Wireless User Agreement page. After reading the agreement, you must click on Agree to gain access. After you click on Agree, you will be redirected to our website.