City of Trenton

Mayor's Court


Fines and Fees
(Updated 08/31/2020)

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

SECTION 2935.27 OF THE OHIO REVISED CODE:

IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR IN COURT OR PAY THE CITATION, YOUR DRIVERS' LICENSE WILL BE SUSPENDED AND YOU WILL BE INELIGIBLE FOR A LICENSE OR REGISTRATION UNTIL YOU APPEAR AND COMPLY WITH ALL COURT ORDERS.

 

Forms of Payment Include:

Visa/MasterCard/Discover/AMEX

Cash – Please do not mail cash

Personal/Company Check

Money Order

Cashier’s Check

 

All citations must be paid prior to the Court date.  If paying on the day of Court, payment must be received by 3:00 p.m.

 

 

PLEASE CONTACT THE COURT AT 513-428-0101 IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR NEED SPECIFIC CASE INFORMATION.

Citations may be mailed to the City of Trenton Mayor’s Court – 11 E. State Street, Trenton, OH 45067 – or paid in person Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

VIOLATIONS THAT REQUIRE A PERSONAL APPEARANCE

- Driving Under Suspension

- Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs

- Third moving violation in 12 months

- Passing Standing School Bus

- Drug or Paraphernalia Related Offenses

- Leaving Accident Scene

- Fleeing or Eluding a Police Officer

- No Operator’s License

Traffic Code Payout Schedule

 

Speeding Citations – Sec. 434.03:

0-11 MPH over limit                         $120.00 
12-15 MPH over limit                       $125.00
16-20 MPH over limit                       $130.00 
21-25 MPH over limit                       $135.00 
26-30 MPH over limit                       $140.00 
31-34 MPH over limit                       $145.00 
35 MPH and over                             Must Appear in Court

 

Speeding - School/Construction Zone:

Double Fine Amount 

 

Seat Belt Violations – Sec. 438.28:

Driver                                                   $120.00 
Passenger                                           $125.00
Child Restraint                                   $130.00

 

 

$135.00:

432.01                   432.11                   438.03                  

432.02                   432.13                   438.04

432.03                   432.24                   438.12

432.04                   432.28                   438.13

432.05                   432.35                   438.14

432.06                   432.36                   438.15

432.07                   432.40                   438.21

432.08                   436.09a,b,c           438.22

432.09                   438.02                   438.23

432.10                                                   438.25

438.26

 

 

$170.00 If Accident and Valid Proof of Insurance:

414.01                   432.15                   432.20                  

414.02                   432.16                   432.205

414.03                   432.17                   432.31

432.090b               432.20  

 

Handicap Parking Citation:

$250.00 

 

 

When convicted of a moving violation, you MUST provide the Court with proof of liability insurance coverage valid on the date of the citation issuance, unless VALID proof was shown at the time of stop.

Criminal Code Payout Schedule

 

First Offense Only:

624.03    Drug Abuse – MM                                  $235

648.04    Disorderly Conduct                               $235

648.04b  Disorderly Conduct/with                     

                   Public Intoxication                              $235

618.01    Dog at Large                                           $135