Information:

To find out if a warrant has been issued for your arrest for an offense committed in the City of Dayton call 333-4339.

Updated: May 9, 2001

To receive instructions on canceling a warrant on this web site you need to know what kind of warrant has been issued for your arrest.

Types of Warrants:

Failure to Appear at Initial Appearance. You have been issued a ticket or citation and have never made the first court appearance. If you have a warrant for failure to appear at an initial appearance for a traffic ticket or criminal offense, report to Room 401 on the fourth floor in the Dayton Montgomery County Courts Building between 8:15 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. Monday through Friday to have your case prepared to be heard by the Judge that morning.

Failure to Appear at pretrial conference or trial. You have made an initial appearance and pled not guilty and have failed to appear at your next scheduled hearing.

If you have a warrant for failure to appear at a pretrial conference or trial and want to reschedule your hearing and know which Judge you are to appear before (see the notice you received) call that Judge’s office to reschedule. If you do not know the Judge assigned call 333-4339.

Failure to Comply. You have been found guilty and have failed to obey any orders which the judge issued at your hearing, such as, report as required to probation, complete any programs required, failed to appear for incarceration etc. If you have a warrant for failure to comply with a judge’s order and want to have the warrant withdrawn, you must speak directly with the sentencing Judge's staff.

Failure to Pay. You have been found guilty and have been fined and have not paid the fine according to the agreed payment schedule. If you have a warrant for failure to pay you must report in person to the Central Payments window in the lobby of the Dayton Montgomery County Courts Building to have the warrant canceled.

Updated: May 15, 2001

To find out why you have a warrant issued by the City of Dayton, call 333-4339.

Updated: May 9, 2001

Please bring official ID to the Montgomery County Jail for request this information.

Updated: February 20, 2008

Court Information

Dayton Municipal Court

P.O. Box 10700
301 West Third Street
Dayton, OH 45402

Office hours for the Clerk of Court are 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays, for the acceptance of case filings and payments. Traffic and Criminal payments can also be paid online at www.paymyfine.org.


Clerk of Court:
937-333-4300

Court Administration:
937-333-4338
FAX: 937-333-4494

Central Payments:
937-333-4302
FAX: 937-333-4468

Civil Division:
937-333-4471
FAX: 937-333-4468

Criminal Division:
937-333-4315
FAX: 937-333-4490

Traffic Division:
937-333-4310
FAX: 937-333-7558

Jury Information:
937-333-5101
FAX: 937-333-4468

Probation Services:
937-333-4375

Warrant Enforcement:
937-333-4339