Sylvania Municipal Court
Criminal cases heard in the Sylvania Municipal Court are misdemeanor charges that carry a maximum penalty of twelve (12) months in jail and a maximum fine of $2,800. Criminal cases that carry a higher penalty may have a preliminary hearing in this court to determine probable cause. If probable cause is found, final disposition will be heard and determined by the Lucas County Common Pleas Court.
6700 Monroe St.
Criminal/ Traffic Division
P: 419-885-8975 Option 1
P: 419-885-8975 Option 2
Civil/ Small Claims Division
P: 419-885-8975 Option 3
P: 419-885-8975 Option 4
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
1st and 3rd Tuesday of Each Month: 8 a.m. – 6:45 p.m.
Other Tuesdays: 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Effective January 1, 2014
Base Court Cost $105
Additional charges may be added, depending on required collection of Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) reinstatement fee, late fee, service of summon, subpoenas, etc. These fees are computed at the time of conviction, since each police agency has different fees.
Public Defender Fee $25
As of Sept. 29, 2005, Ohio law requires that all persons who request a public defender must pay the application fee.