Mentor Municipal Court tries all misdemeanors and
ordinance violations occurring within Mentor and Mentor-on-the-Lake.
Mentor Municipal Court hears traffic citation cases, civil cases
valued up to $15,000, landlord/tenant cases, and all Small Claims
complaints valued up to $6,000. All Felony cases are heard to determine
probable cause and then bound over to the Lake County Common Pleas
The Court Probation Department oversees all persons placed on
probation by the Court for any offense.