Classification and Maximum Penalties for Misdemeanors

Classification: First Degree (M-1)
Length of Imprisonment: 6 months
Maximum Fine: $1,000.00

Classification: Second Degree (M-2)
Length of Imprisonment: 90 days
Maximum Fine: $750.00

Classification: Third Degree (M-3)
Length of Imprisonment: 60 days
Maximum Fine: $500.00

Classification: Fourth Degree (M-4)
Length of Imprisonment: 30 days
Maximum Fine: $250.00

Classification: Minor (MM) (ORC 2929.21)
Length of Imprisonment: none
Maximum Fine: $150.00