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CRIMINAL/TRAFFIC DIVISION

IN THE MOUNT VERNON MUNICIPAL COURT
MOUNT VERNON, OHIO

PAYMENT MAY BE MADE IN PERSON 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

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.

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***

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.

OFFICE HOURS
MONDAY - FRIDAY 8 AM TO 4 PM

 LICENSE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT BMV.OHIO.GOV


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 *

                                               ******************************************************

PAUL E. SPURGEON, JUDGE

 


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