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CRIMINAL/TRAFFIC DIVISION

IN THE MOUNT VERNON MUNICIPAL COURT
MOUNT VERNON, OHIO


PAYMENT MAY BE MADE IN PERSON MONDAY-FRIDAY FROM 8AM TO 4PM WITH CASH, CHECK , MONEY ORDER, CREDIT CARD, OR BY MAILING YOUR TICKET (SIGNED ON THE BACK) WITH A CHECK OR MONEY ORDER (PAYABLE TO MOUNT VERNON MUNICIPAL COURT) TO:

MOUNT VERNON MUNICIPAL COURT
5 N. GAY ST. 3RD FLOOR
MOUNT VERNON, OHIO 43050

IPAYMENTS MAY BE MADE ONLINE AT WWW.MOUNTVERNONMUNICIPALCOURT.ORG

PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:

1. PAYMENT IS DUE BY THE ARRAIGNMENT DATE AND TIME LISTED ON YOUR TICKET.  IF YOU REQUIRE A CONTINUANCE THIS MUST BE DONE BEFORE THE SCHEDULED DATE & TIME.  IF YOU FAIL TO PAY OR ASK FOR CONTINUANCE IN ADVANCE ADDITIONAL FEES WILL BE ADDED.

2. IF YOU HAVE NOT SHOWN PROOF OF INSURANCE TO THE OFFICER YOU MUST MAIL OR BRING PROOF OF INSURANCE TO THE COURT ****UNDER OHIO LAW IF YOU DO NOT APPEAR, OR PAY THIS TICKET, YOUR DRIVER’S LICENSE WILL BE SUSPENDED AND A WARRANT MAY BE ISSUED***

3. LICENSE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT BMV.OHIO.GOV

OUT OF STATE DRIVERS:

IF YOU DO NOT APPEAR OR PAY THIS TICKET A NON-RESIDENT VIOLATOR COMPACT WILL BE ISSUED AND YOUR STATE WILL SUSPEND YOUR LICENSE.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE A RECEIPT RETURNED TO YOU SEND A SELF-ADDRESSED, STAMPED ENVELOPE WITH YOUR PAYMENT.


TRAFFIC WAIVER SCHEDULE    EFFECTIVE 3-1-14

SPEEDING – 1st OFFENSE W/IN ONE YEAR

1-15 MILES OVER    $125
16-20 MILES OVER $135
21-30 MILES OVER $145

31 MILES OR MORE OVER *REQUIRED APPEARANCE*
*** 2nd OFFENSE W/IN ONE YEAR ADD $25



SEATBELT CHARGE ONLY (no other violation charged)


*SEATBELT DRIVER                $ 106.00
*SEATBELT PASSENGER      96.00
*NO CHILD RESTRAINT          111.00

SEATBELT CHARGE WITH
ANOTHER VIOLATION  $30 ONLY

ALL OTHER TRAFFIC MINOR MISDEMEANORS:

RED LIGHT, STOP SIGN
$125

OTHER TRAFFIC OFFENSES

ALL CHARGES OF DRIVING WITHOUT EVER HAVING
HAD A VALID LICENSE
$255

1ST OR 2ND  OFFENSE WITHIN THE PAST 3 YEARS
FOR THE FOLLOWING IS
 $305

1)  PERMIT UNLICENSED PERSON TO DRIVE
2)  DRIVING UNDER CHILD SUPPORT SUSPENSION
3)  DRIVING UNDER LICENSE FORFEITURE SUSPENSION
4)  DRIVING UNDER AN FRA SUSPENSION

1ST, 2ND, OR 3RD OFFENSE WITHIN THE PAST 3 YEARS
FOR OPERATING WITH AN EXPIRED LICENSE
$225


ALL WAIVER AMOUNTS INCLUDE COURT COSTS
OF $100 UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED *

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CRIMINAL WAIVER SCHEDULE

EFFECTIVE 3-2-24

DISORDERLY CONDUCT (MM) $200.00
OPEN CONTAINER $150.00
DOG AT LARGE      (1st offense)   $150.00
FAIL TO LICENSE DOG $150.00
FAILURE TO DISPLAY DOG TAG $115.00
OTHER CRIMINAL MINOR MISDEMEANOR     $200.00


ALL THE ABOVE AMOUNTS INCLUDE COURT
COSTS OF $100 UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED

 


 


JOURNAL ENTRY            

TRAFFIC AND CRIMINAL
COURT COSTS
EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2014, THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULE OF COSTS SHALL BE IN EFFECT:

BASIC COSTS:   $100.0

INCLUDES:   LOCAL COSTS

58.00

         COMPUTER FEE-CLERK

10.00

         COMPUTER FEE-COURT

3.00

         GENERAL REVENUE (STATE)

20.00

         VICTIMS OF CRIME(STATE)

9.00

INCREASED COSTS, MISCELLANEOUS FEES:

APPEAL

$125.00

BOND FEE (STATE OF OHIO)

25.00
CERTIFIED MAIL 20.00
CONTINUANCE 10.00
COMMITMENT 10.00

EXPUNGEMENT (SEALING RECORD) (CONVICTION)

100.00
 EXPUNGEMENT (NON-CONVICTION) 50.00
    FORFEITURE OF BOND (FAIL TO APPEAR FOR COURT) 25.00
 IN/OUT (SHERIFF) 5.00
INSUFFICIENT FUND CHECK 25.00
IMMOBILIZATION ORDER 15.00
ISSUING JURY NOTICES 25.00
ISSUING SUBPOENAS (EACH NAME & MILEAGE) 10.00
JUROR FEES (PER DIEM, PER DAY) 20.00
LICENSE FORFEITURE 25.00
LIMITED DRIVING RIGHTS 50.00
MOTION HEARING (WRITTEN) 10.00
PROBATION VIOLATION 50.00
REINSTATEMENT FEE PLAN DRIVING RIGHTS 100.00

REINSTATEMENT FEE PLAN EXTENSION

50.00

TRANSCRIPT (ORIGINAL-PER PAGE)    

4.50

TRANSCRIPT (COPY-PER PAGE)    .50
VIOLATOR COMPACT     25.00
WITNESS FEE  (HALF DAY) PLUS MILEAGE

6.00

    (FULL DAY) PLUS MILEAGE 12.00
WARRANT     25.00

ALL IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER ORDER OF THE COURT