Shaker Heights Municipal Court 3355 Lee Road
Shaker Heights, Ohio 44120
216.491.1312
 

Cost Schedule

 

Effective November 16, 2015, the following was adopted as the Schedule of Court Costs in criminal and non-waiverable traffic cases:

 

Misdemeanors

Total
     
Standard Court Cost
$161.00
     
State Costs
29.00
     
Total
$190.00
   

 

 
 

Felonies

Total
     
Standard Court Cost
$161.00
     
State Costs
39.00
     
Total
$200.00
     
 
 

Additional Court Costs

Total
     

Active Probation; General-Minor (Under 3 months)

$75.00
     
Active Probation; General-Major (Over 3 months) 125.00      
Active Probation; Domestic Violence,Stalking or TPO Related 125.00      
ALS Appeal
75.00
     
A D R Fee (Charged to TRC & FOP Cases) 25.00      
Amending a Charge (per charge) 35.00      
Application for Consent to Waive
20.00
     
Arrest Pick Up (Service Fee)
50.00
     
Bond Forfeiture Hearing
20.00
     
Bond Reduction Hearing
20.00
     
Bond Posting
10.00
     
Bureau of Motor Vehicles Suspension Appeals:
(12 Point / FRA / BMV Pay Plan / Drug Offense / Out of State OVI)
100.00
     
Capias or Bench Warrant Issued
100.00
     
Certified Copy of Current Case Docket
10.00
     
Certified Copy of Journal Entry
5.00
   

 

Community Service For Non-Indigent
25.00
     
Contempt of Court Hearing
25.00
     
Continuance
20.00
     

Cuyahoga County Regional Information System (CRIS Fee) Charged per moving violation, traffic cases only. Does not apply to Seat Belt violations for driver or passenger

5.00

Dismissal of Jury After 4:00 P.M. Prior to Trial
100.00
    l
Expungement Proceedings of Conviction
150.00
     
Expungement Proceedings (Other) 100.00      
First Offender's Community Service
25.00
     
First Offender's Program
275.00
     
First Offender's Removal
50.00
     
Housing Probation
50.00
     
Release of Immobilization/Forfeiture of Vehicle
25.00
     
Jury Fee (per day per person)
20.00
     
License Forfeiture 
 75.00 
Motions/Requests (Unless otherwise specified)20.00
Motion for Occupational Driving Privileges 
35.00
     
Notice of Appeal - (Plus a Check for $175.00 payable to Clerk of Court, Common Pleas, Cuyahoga County )
 50.00
     
Parking Citation Transferred to Traffic Docket
61.00
     
Payment Plan25.00
Photocopies (charge per page, no outside copies)
0.05
     
Presentence Investigation - Referral75.00
Processing Checks Returned as Uncollectable/NSF
30.00
     
Recording of Proceedings25.00
Registration Block for Non-payment 25.00      
Request for Court Appointed Attorney / Public Defender25.00
Service by Bailiff - For 3 attempts, per person 30.00      
Summons Issued  25.00
Suspension Termination 
 50.00
     
Vehicle Registration Block 25.00
Witness Fee per Half Day6.00
Witness Subpoena Issuance 10.00

Department Phone Numbers

General Information: (216) 491-1300

Payment of Fines & Costs

Payment of your criminal/traffic violation can be made by cash, personal check, money order, and credit card, (MasterCard, and Visa only). All payments must be in U.S. Dollars. Please make checks payable to: SHAKER HEIGHTS MUNICIPAL COURT.

 


To link to the Waiver Cost Schedule click here.

For questions on the above schedule, please call the court at (216) 491-1300.


Collection Agency Information

If a warrant is issued on your case for failure to pay, your case will be sent to collections. Once this process takes place, all communications about paying the case off will be handled by the collection agency. The collection agency information is:


Capitol Recovery Systems, Inc.
750 Cross Pointe Rd. Suite S
Columbus, Ohio 43230
Toll Free: (800) 693-6835
Fax: (614) 575-0794
www.caprecsys.com