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Melissa A. Litteral, Clerk of Court
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The Court is currently Open

As of May 4, 2020 a mask or facial covering is required to enter the courthouse.

Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm

All Forcible Entry, Detainer and civil cases will be scheduled.

All pre-trials with attorneys shall be conducted by telephone conference.

All other criminal, traffic, and minor misdemeanor hearings will take place in court or by video when possible.

Urgent Notice


Until further notice visitors to the Fairborn Municipal Court having flu-like symptoms are urged to complete a motion to continue prior to your court date, these can be faxed to 937-879-1735 or 937-879-4422.

In lieu of paying at the Court, payments are available on line or via phone for those payable offenses or monthly payments.

Attention: Probation Notice

Probation hours are Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm. Please contact your assigned officer at the number listed below. Due to high volume calls, please permit 1 -3 business days before your call is returned. Probation Officers may return calls from a remote location using restricted numbers. For calls that need immediate assistance and all other inquiries contact the main line at 937-754-3110 during operation hours. Failure to stay in contact with your probation officer could result in a future probation violation or revocation.

Dan Zwiesler 937-343-8922 Kevin Young 937-343-8924
Devanne Bentley 937-343-8925 Alexis Scott 937-343-8937
Ryan Simpson 937-343-8921 Andy Stockton 937-343-8946
Brian Martin 937-343-8923

COVID-19 NOTICE


Update: Fairborn Municipal Court Operating Plan throughout COVID-19 Pandemic:

Please see Fairborn Municipal Court's latest Administrative Order and Entry detailing the reintegration of cases on the docket found HERE.

Please read below to determine if you still need to come to court for your appearance:

  • All arraignments for criminal and traffic cases, OVIs, Physical Control charges, felony offenses and violent offenses will be held as scheduled unless otherwise determined by the court.
  • Felony preliminary hearings will be held.
  • Probation Violation hearings will be held.
  • All arraignments for incarcerated individuals will be held via video.
  • All Temporary Protection Order requests will be heard and TPOs served per current procedures.
  • All pre-trials with attorneys will be conducted by telephone.
  • All jury trials will be scheduled unless otherwise ordered by the Court.
  • All civil hearings, evictions and small claims hearings will be scheduled with the exceptions that pretrial conferences with attorneys shall be held by telephone conference.

All notices of new court dates will be sent to the addresses the court has on file. Please be sure to update your address and phone number with the court if it has recently changed.

The Court will be restricting entry to individuals who have business with the Court pending further order of the Court.

If you are required to appear as specified above and you are sick, are caring for someone who is ill, have had a fever or been around someone with a fever the past 48 hours (without any medication reducing it), please call the Court before you appear at 937-754-3040 Option 3.


Road Construction

Road construction will impact traffic from August 2019-August 2020 along Kauffman Road and may affect travel times getting to Fairborn Municipal Court. Detours are posted. Please allow for extra travel time and feel free to contact us at (937)754-3040 if you need any assistance with directions.

Welcome to our web site

The Fairborn Municipal Court serves the communities of Fairborn, Bath Township, Beavercreek and Beavercreek Township.

The court conducts preliminary hearings in felony cases, handles traffic and non-traffic misdemeanors, and civil cases where the money in dispute does not exceed $15,000. The Greene County Common Pleas Court (Xenia) handles felony criminal cases.

The purpose of this website is to provide public access to case information maintained by the Clerk of the Fairborn Municipal Court. Due to the applicable provisions of Ohio law regarding privacy and confidentiality, not all case information is available to the public through this website.


Effective October 15, 2014
No wireless communication devices (including without limitation, cellular phones, laptop or notebook computers, iPods, etc.) are permitted in the building.

Holiday Schedule

The Court will be closed to the public on the following holidays:

New Year's Day Wednesday, January 1
City Recognition Day (As of 10:30 am) Friday, January 17
Martin Luther King Day Monday, January 20
In Service Day Monday, February 17
Memorial Day Monday, May 25
Summer Staff Event (As of 10:30 am) Friday, June 19
Independence Day Friday, July 3
Labor Day Monday, September 7
In Service Monday, October 12
Veteran's Day Wednesday, November 11
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 26
Day After Thanksgiving Friday, November 27
Christmas Eve (As of 10:30 am) Thursday, December 24
Christmas Day Friday, December 25
New Year's Eve (As of 10:30 am) Thursday, December 31
Court Hours
Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Court Address
1148 Kauffman Ave.
Fairborn, OH 45324
Contact Information
Phone: (937) 754-3040
Fax: (937) 879-4422

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