Guns and other weapons are not permitted in the Toledo Municipal Court Building, unless carried by law enforcement personnel while on duty. All packages, purses, briefcases, etc., are scanned by x-ray machine prior to entry. All individuals must remove all items from their pockets and walk through a metal detector. If a personal item is determined to be a possible security threat, this item will be stored at the security console and a claim ticket will be issued. The item may be retrieved when exiting the building.
Neither food nor drinks are permitted in the courthouse. Animals are not allowed in the courthouse, unless they are being used as trained guide animals, such as seeing-eye dogs. Smoking in the courthouse is prohibited. While there is no specific dress code for the building, Local Rule 6 requires proper clothing. Local Rule 6 prohibits anyone from impeding or disrupting the orderly conduct of court business.