Courts

History of Town Courts in New York State

Hours of Operation:
Town courts in New York State also known as Justice Courts have jurisdiction over a broad range of matters, including vehicle and traffic matters, small claims, evictions, civil matters and criminal offenses. There are over 1250 town courts in this state.  
Problem Court That Handles It
Felony (Preliminary processing before indictment) Your local
CITY COURT
TOWN COURT
VILLAGE COURT
DISTRICT COURT (L.I.)
NEW YORK CITY CRIMINAL COURT
Felony (After indictment) New York City:
Your borough's
SUPREME COURT

Outside New York City:
Your county's
COUNTY COURT
Misdemeanor or Violation Your local
CITY COURT
TOWN COURT
VILLAGE COURT
DISTRICT COURT (L.I.)
NEW YORK CITY CRIMINAL COURT
Traffic Infraction Your local
CITY COURT
TOWN COURT
VILLAGE COURT
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