Mayor's Court

Administrative Order


Effective immediately, to resolve minor misdemeanor traffic offenses without appearing in Court, the Bratenahl Prosecutor’s Office will amend all minor misdemeanor moving violations to a non-moving, zero-point violation*.


 The following violations are NOT eligible for this program: 


331.34a    Failure to Control


333.03a   Assured Clear Distance Ahead


333.03     Speed 30 mph over posted speed limit


** Citations marked MANDATORY COURT APPEARANCE REQUIRED are NOT eligible for this program **


** If you are cited for more than one offense you are NOT eligible for this program. You are required to appear in court. ** 
 *The zero-point violation will only be reflected on the defendant's Ohio BMV driving record**
***License Forfeitures, Warrant Blocks, and Contempt of Court warrants (balance of fines owed) are NOT  ELIGIBLE for this program.  ***



To participate click the following links:


Plea of Guilty Without Personal Appearance Form
Plea Payment Plan