|Clerk's Office Temporarily Closed May 14-15|
Due to a planned power outage by the City of Columbus, the Franklin County Municipal Court Clerk’s office will be temporarily closed to the public, except for posting the bond of an inmate, effective 7am on Saturday May 14. We expect to be fully operational by Sunday May 15 @ 8am.
The "Court Access & Search Engine" (CASE) Network is a new project that offers an option to conduct a municipal court case information search that is intended to improve ease of use and provide efficient information access. The CASE Network will continue to grow and add new functionality and services to better serve the public into the future.
|Self Help Resource Center|
The Franklin County Municipal Court’s new Self Help Resource Center will be open to the public starting Monday, May 2, 2016. The Resource Center is located on the 10th floor of 369 S. High Street, across from the Franklin County Law Library, and will be open to the public between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The Resource Center will be closed temporarily May 13 through May 20.
|State ex rel. Sylvester v. Neal|
|Amendments to Local Court Rules|
The judges intend to adopt Loc. R. 12.10 to establish a procedure to recall civil
capias warrants which have been active for more than five (5) years. Civil capias
warrants may be issued, under certain circumstances, when a judgment debtor fails
to appear for a judgment debtor examination. You may view the proposed new rule at
[Link to Rule 12.10]
Pursuant to Administrative Order 01-2016, all civil capias warrants issued prior
to 2011 are to be recalled. All comments regarding the proposed amendment to
Rule 12 must be submitted to Magistrate Kathleen E. Graham at the Franklin County
Municipal Court, 375 South High Street, 10th Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43215 or through email at
by the close of business on Monday September 19, 2016.
New Criminal/Traffic Forms Online - Please review newly added forms added to the Criminal Forms page
Franklin County Court Clerks' Brochure - An overview of Municipal Clerk Lori Tyack's Office and Common Pleas Clerk Maryellen O'Shaughnessy's Office
Online Payments Now Available - Conveniently Pay Court Costs, Fees and Fines
Confidential Disclosure Form - Confidential Disclosure of Personal Identifiers Form
Background Check Companies - Register with Clerk Administration to conduct background checks in the Clerk's Office