Distracted Driving

DISTRACTED DRIVING VIOLATION

If you have received a citation for violating ORC 4511.204, the Fulton County Municipal Court handles the violation in the following way:

  • 1st offense in 2 years:  $150.00 fine + $100.00 costs = $250.00 plus 2 points

*Prior to paying ticket you may have the fine and points waived by completing an online distracted driving course at: www.drivertraining.ohio.gov

and provide the certificate of completion to the court at: www.edc@fultoncountyoh.com or fax to (419) 825-3324 within 30 days of issuance of ticket.

 Upon proof of completion, you are still responsible for paying the court costs, and the record of conviction will be sent to the Ohio BMV.

  • 2nd offense in 2 years:  3 points - MANDATORY APPEARANCE
  • 3rd offense in 2 years:  4 points - MANDATORY APPEARANCE

DISTRACTED DRIVING ENHANCEMENT

If you have received a citation for an offense with the distracted driving enhancement, an additional $100.00 with be added to the original offense.

*Prior to paying ticket you may have the additional $100.00 waived by following the above distracted driving course information and providing to the court within 30 days of issuance of ticket. If you have any questions regarding any of the above information, please contact the court at:  (419) 826-5636