Jurisdiction

Jurisdiction

Water Tower, Burnham Park, Sylvania

Sylvania Court Jurisdiction

The Sylvania Municipal Court’s territorial jurisdiction covers the City of Sylvania; the villages of Berkey and Holland; the townships of Sylvania, Richfield, Spencer and Harding; and those portions of the townships of Swanton, Monclova and Springfield lying north of the Ohio Turnpike.

Sylvania Municipal Court

6700 Monroe St.
P: 419-885-8975
F: 419-885-8987
E-Mail: clerk@sylvaniacourt.com

The Sylvania Municipal Court’s territorial jurisdiction covers the City of Sylvania; the villages of Berkey and Holland; the townships of Sylvania, Richfield, Spencer and Harding; and those portions of the townships of Swanton, Monclova and Springfield lying north of the Ohio Turnpike.

The Sylvania Municipal Court hears civil cases involving claims for the recovery of money damages up to $15,000. Its Criminal/Traffic jurisdiction brings to conclusions cases involving misdemeanors and conducts preliminary hearings in felony cases.

The Honorable M. Scott Ramey is the Judge of the Sylvania Municipal Court.