Ordinance violations are petty criminal violations of offenses established by municipal ordinance. The maximum imprisonment for an ordinance violation is six months and the maximum fine cannot exceed $750.00.
Ordinance violations can range from complaints for barking dogs to criminal misdemeanor offenses.
Some ordinance violations carry fines that can be assessed for each day the violation continues resulting in a total that can far exceed the $750 maximum for a single offense.
Prorok Law Office, P.C. can assist you in the defense of your ordinance violation whether it be before the circuit court or a municipal hearing officer. Prorok Law Office, P.C. has experience in every phase of the defense of these cases including appeals of adjudicative hearing officer decisions.