Court Information

The Akron Municipal Court has several types of staff and divisions that deal with diverse tasks, including:

This section of our website also includes information related to bonds, criminal waiver costs, traffic waiver costs and rights and expectations. If you are looking for information on Jury Service, you will be directed to the Summit County Court of Common Pleas Jury Service web page.

 

Jurisdiction

The Jurisdiction of a court is its power to hear cases and then render legally binding decisions. 

Geographical

The geographic jurisdiction of the Akron Municipal Court is the area from which cases may be brought and decided, as shown on the map. The Court may hear and decide cases originating from the cities of Akron and Fairlawn; in the townships of Bath, Richfield, and Springfield; in the Villages of Lakemore and Richfield; and in the part of Mogadore in Summit County. Such cases must also comply with subject matter jurisdictional limits of the court.