Preble County

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Preble County

Preble County is a county located in the State of Ohio. It was named after Edward Preble, a naval officer who fought in the American Revolutionary War. The county has a population of approximately 40,000 residents as of the 2020 Census.

Although Preble County has a relatively small population, it is not exempt from criminal activity. Law enforcement officers are constantly arresting individuals for a variety of offenses such as drunk driving, domestic violence, and white-collar crimes, among others.

Retaining legal representation is vital if you are facing criminal accusations in Preble County. Contact Joslyn Law Firm as soon as possible.

Preble County, OH Criminal Defense Attorney

If you or someone you know has been charged with a criminal offense in Preble County, OH, it’s within your best interest to reach out to Joslyn Law Firm. Brian Joslyn is a practiced defense lawyer at Joslyn Law Firm who is passionate about helping his clients navigate the criminal justice system with promising results. He has years of experience in criminal law and is prepared to serve you.

Set up your first consultation by calling Joslyn Law Firm at (937) 356-3969. Mr. Joslyn accepts cases in Dayton, OH including nearby cities including Eaton, Camden, Eldorado, Lewisburg, and Gratis.

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Areas In and Around Preble County, OH

Joslyn Law Firm defends residents and visitors facings allegations in Preble County, OH, and other communities around it such as:

  • College Corner
  • Camden
  • Eaton
  • Eldorado
  • Gratis
  • Lewisburg
  • New Paris
  • Verona
  • West Alexandria
  • West Elkton
  • West Manchester

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First OVI Offense in Preble County, OH

Operating while intoxicated (OVI) is illegal in the State of Ohio. According to Ohio Revised Code § 4511.19, a person can be charged with this offense if he or she operates any vehicle or drive under the influence of alcohol, controlled substance, or any combination of alcohol and controlled substances. The statute also applies to individuals who have a BAC of .08% or higher.

A conviction for a first time OVI offense is generally punishable as a misdemeanor of the first degree, which is punishable by:

  • Minimum of $375 but up to $1,075 in fines
  • Minimum of 72 consecutive hours but up to 6 months in jail

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Common Criminal Offenses in Preble County, OH

Below are some of the most common criminal offenses that our experienced legal defense team at Joslyn Law Firm handles in Preble County, OH:

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Preble County Court Resources

Eaton Municipal Court – Access the official website for the Eaton Municipal Court which serves the city of Eaton, OH in Preble County, OH. You can search for case information and court schedules.

Eaton Municipal Court
1199 Preble Dr.
Eaton, Ohio 45320
Phone: (937) 456-4941

Preble County Courthouse –  The Preble County Courthouse was built in 1918. It is located at 101 East Main St. in the county seat of Eaton.

Preble County Courthouse
101 East Main St
Eaton, OH 45320
Phone: (937) 456-8145

Preble County Juvenile and Probate Court – Access the Preble County Juvenile and Probate Court website to view court rules and forms, annual reports, and frequently asked questions.

Preble County Juvenile and Probate Court
101 E. Main Street
Courthouse 2nd Floor
Eaton, Ohio  45320
Phone: (937) 456-8136  (Juvenile Court)

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Preble County Law Enforcement Resources

Preble County Sheriff – Michael Simpson is the current sheriff for Preble County, OH. Access the official website by clicking the link.

Preble County Sheriff
1139 Preble Dr
Eaton, OH 45320
Phone: (937) 456-6301

Eaton Police Department – Click the link to access the official website for the Eaton Police Department.

Eaton Police Department
328 N. Maple St. P.O. Box 27
Eaton, OH 45320
Phone: (937) 456-5531

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Additional Resources

Preble County, OH – Click the link to access the official website for Preble County, OH and view employment opportunities, employee resources and forms.

Ohio Department of Public Safety – Follow the link provided to view information on interlock ignition installation devices, DUI administrative license suspensions, and how to reinstate your license after a DUI arrest in Ohio.

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Preble County Criminal Defense Attorney | Eaton, OH

If you were arrested for an alleged criminal offense in Preble County, OH, it is imperative to retain legal counsel. An experienced Dayton criminal defense attorney may be able to get your criminal charges reduced or dismissed. To receive quality legal representation, contact Joslyn Law Firm.

Brian Joslyn at Joslyn Law Firm is an experienced criminal defense attorney who can fight to help you achieve the most favorable outcome for your case. Schedule your first consultation by calling (937) 356-3969 as soon as possible.

Joslyn Law Firm accepts cases in Dayton, OH including nearby cities including Eaton, Camden, West Elkton, West Manchester, Gratis, and New Paris.

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