COVID EMERGENCY ORDER
THE MUNICIPAL COURT OF TOLEDO, LUCAS COUNTY, OHIO
order to ensure the safety of court staff and citizens before
the Court and in accord with JE 20-COVID-001, the Court is
temporarily enacting the following:
All felony and in-custody cases will continue as scheduled.
Building Entry and Security. Toledo Municipal Court will be closed to the public except for
any individual (defendant, witness, victim, attorney) with a
scheduled case. Deputies will enforce social distancing
protocols. Persons who are ill will not be permitted in the
All fines, fees, and costs that are due between March 11, 2020
and June 1, 2020 shall be continued an additional 90 days from
the original due date. Effective March 17, 2020 payment of
fines, costs and fees can only be made via online payment or by
Effective Tuesday, March 17 all traffic cases will be cancelled
and reset to after June 1, 2020. This includes all arraignments
(first appearance), pre-trials, and trials on all traffic (TRD).
Traffic (TRD) probation violation hearings will be cancelled and
reset. This is until further notice.
Effective Tuesday, March 17 all Operating a Vehicle Under the
Influence (TRC) cases between March 17, 2020 and March 31, 2020,
with the exception of arraignments, will be cancelled and reset
to after April 1, 2020. OVI (TRC) probation violation hearings
will be cancelled and reset.
No jury trials will take place through the end of March
Misdemeanor Criminal Cases. Effective Tuesday, March 17 all non-violent cases scheduled
through the end of March will be cancelled and reset. The
following case types will proceed as scheduled:
Violence, Assault, Child Endangering, Child Enticement,
Aggravated Menacing, Unlawful Restraint, Menacing, Violations of
TPO, Telephone Harassment, Vehicular Homicide and any attempt,
complicity or conspiracy to commit any of the forgoing
offenses. Any Sexually Oriented Offenses, including Attempted
Importuning, Sexual Imposition, Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a
Minor, and Voyeurism, Attempted Illegal use of a Minor in Nudity
Oriented Material or Performance, Attempted Child Enticement
with Sexual Motivation, Attempted Pandering Obscenity, Menacing
by Stalking with Sexual Motivation, Unlawful Restraint with
Sexual Motivation, and any attempt, complicity or conspiracy to
commit any of the forgoing offenses
All probation reporting will take place by telephone.