Miami County

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Miami County

Miami County is located in the State of Ohio. According to the 2020 Census, the county has a population of 100,000 residents. It is a part of the Dayton Metropolitan area.

If you were recently arrested for allegedly committing a criminal offense in Miami County, we recommend you call a skilled Dayton criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible. A seasoned defense attorney can assess your charges such as Brian Joslyn at Joslyn Law Firm can assess your charges and determine your legal options.

Miami County, OH Criminal Defense Attorney

If you have been charged with any type of crime in Miami County, Ohio, it’s imperative you seek legal counsel right away. Many offenses can result in imprisonment as well as hefty fines upon conviction. Stop this from happening to you by building your defense early with an experienced criminal defense attorney in Dayton.

Contact Joslyn Law Firm today at Joslyn Law Firm to schedule your first consultation for free. We will work tirelessly to defend your rights. Joslyn Law Firm accepts cases in Miami County, OH, including Troy, Tipp City, Covington, Piquia, Pleasant Hill, and Laura.

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Areas In and Around Miami County, OH

Brian Joslyn is an experienced Dayton defense attorney, has defended clients for years in Miam County including nearby areas such as:

  • Troy, OH
  • Piquia, OH
  • Tipp City, OH
  • Sideny, OH
  • Trotwood, OH
  • Fairborn, OH
  • Riverside, OH
  • Greenville, OH
  • Dayton, OH
  • Springfield, OH
  • Kettering, OH

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Possession of Marijuana in Miami County, OH

Possession of marijuana is prosecuted harshly in Ohio. Punishments for committing the offense depend on the number of grams an individual has possessed:

  • Up to 99 grams -– minor misdemeanor, maximum $150 fine
  • 100 to 199 grams – fourth-degree misdemeanor, 30-day jail sentence, $250 fine
  • 200 to 999 grams -– fifth-degree felony, up to 1 year in jail, $2,500 fine
  • 1,000 to 19,999 grams – third-degree felony, five-year prison sentence, $10,000 fine
  • 20,000 or more grams – second-degree felony, eight-year prison sentence, $15,000 fine

if you are convicted for a drug crime in Ohio, then the punishment could go way beyond incarceration, fines, and probation. Collateral consequences include loss of civil rights, loss of professional licenses and inability to obtain employment.

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Common Criminal Offenses in Miami County, OH

Some of the types of criminal charges in Miami County that Joslyn Law Firm frequently handle include, but are not limited to:

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Miami County Court Resources

Miami County Clerk of Courts – Shawn Peeples is the clerk of courts for Miami County, OH. Click the link to access the website to see a list of core responsibilities and duties.

Miami County Clerk of Courts
Third Floor Safety Building
201 W. Main St.
Troy, Ohio 45373
Phone: (937) 440-6010

Miami County Municipal Court – Access the Miami County Municipal Court website to view who the current judges are.

Miami County Municipal Court
215 W. Main St.
Troy, OH 45373
Phone: (937) 440-3910

Miami County Courthouse – Access the official website for the Miami County Courthouse, which is located at 215 West Main St.

Miami County Courthouse
215 W Main St.
Troy, OH 45373
Phone: (937) 440-3910

Miami County Common Pleas Court – Access the official website for the Miami County Common Pleas Court to view who the current judges are.

Miami County Common Pleas Court
201 W. Main St.
Third Floor
Troy, OH 45373
Phone: (937) 440-5900

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Miami County Law Enforcement Resources

Miami County Sheriff – Sheriff Duchak serves as the current sheriff for Miami County, OH. Click the link to view tips, the jail roster, and the sex offender list.

Miami County Sheriff
201 W Main Street
Troy, Ohio 45373
Phone: 937-440-6085

Miami County Jail – Access the official website for the Miami County Jail to view visitation rules and the jail roster.

Miami County Jail
201 W. Main St.
Troy, Ohio 45373
Phone: 937 440-3971

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Additional Resources

Miami County, OH – Click the link to access the Miami County, OH website to view the staff directory, courts, and services available to the area.

The Ohio Health Sexual Assault Response Network – Access the OhioHealth Sexual Assault Response Network of Central Ohio which provides advocacy and services for Dayton sex crimes victims.

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Miami County Criminal Defense Attorney | Troy, OH

Criminal offenses can carry stigma, shame, and life-altering effects after a conviction. This is why it’s important to retain a skilled legal attorney that can represent you in court if you have been arrested for an offense. The more time you have to build your defense, the better your chances are for receiving reduced or dismissed charges.

Joslyn Law Firm has years of experience in criminal law and can give you a significant advantage in court. Call (937) 356-3969 today to schedule your first consultation with Joslyn Law Firm today. Joslyn Law Firm accepts clients throughout Miami County, OH including Covington, Troy, West Milton, Casstown, and Fletcher.

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  • Brian Joslyn was named Best Lawyer in 2019 by Birdeye.
  • Columbus CEO magazine has yearly selections for the best attorneys in Columbus Ohio. Brian Joslyn has been identified as one of the most highly skilled attorneys across central Ohio.
  • Brian Joslyn has earned recognition for community leadership by Lawyer LegionLawyer Legion
  • Preeminent Attorney Award. Peer rated for highest level of professional exellence.
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