Section 12-1-3

Vesting of criminal jurisdiction.

The criminal jurisdiction of this state is vested in the circuit courts, district and municipal courts and such officers as are by law clothed with criminal jurisdiction.

(Code 1852, §380; Code 1867, §3928; Code 1876, §4626;Code 1886, §4193; Code 1896, §4589; Code 1907, §6692; Code1923, §3797; Code 1940, T. 13, §8.)