Justice Court

 

Piermont Village Justice Court is open for limited business, yet is still closed for court appearances.
If you are waiting for a rescheduled court date, please be advised you will be contacted by mail when we resume scheduling for appearances.
 
If you choose to submit a guilty plea by mail you may do so, or deliver same to the court office drop box on the 2nd floor, and we will send you a fine notice that includes information on making payments.
 
The Court Clerk will be away from the office as of 12:30pm on Thursday 7/23, and return at 10:am on 8/3/20.
The Clerk will be checking messages, returning calls and processing online payments during that time.  Please leave your name, contact information and a brief description or question
 
Thank you and stay safe.
 
 
 

In Case of Inclement Weather, please listen to WHUD—100.7 FM or www.cancellations.com for Court delays or closings!!

Piermont Justice Court
478 Piermont Avenue
Piermont, NY 10968
(845) 359-0345 ex 2
(845) 359-5792 fax

Hon. John Gallucci, Village Justice
Hon. Heidi Spitzer, Associate Justice
Sue Yanitelli Court Clerk

Office Hours
Mondays – 12:00PM – 4:00PM

Tuesdays – 9:00AM – 1:00PM

Wednesdays – 1:00PM – 4:00PM

Thursdays – 9:00AM – 1:00PM

Please Note:  There is a locked drop box on the 2nd Floor outside of the Court Office where payments and other documentation for the court may be left during Village Hall hours.

Court is held on Wednesday Evenings, usually 1st and 3rd weeks. (Days may change due to holidays. Please check with the Court prior to scheduling)
4:00 pm – Vehicle and Traffic Tickets and Parking Tickets
6:00 pm – Criminal Calendar, Small Claims, Civil Calendar

CRIMINAL PART
Piermont Justice Court has criminal jurisdiction over misdemeanor offenses (crimes which are punishable by up to one year in jail), Vehicle and Traffic, Village and Local Code Violations, as well as misdemeanor cases defined in other areas of the law. This Court has jurisdiction over felony cases for the purposes of conducting a preliminary hearing, setting bail and arraignments. Click Here

VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC
Piermont Justice Court handles all Vehicle and Traffic cases including Driving While Intoxicated offenses and Aggravated Unlicensed Operator as well as Environmental Law violations. Click Here

CIVIL CASES AND SMALL CLAIMS
Civil Jurisdiction involves cases with a monetary limit of $3,000. Small Claims jurisdiction, which is an informal proceeding designed for laymen, involves cases with a monetary limit of $3,000. All cases must be within the boundaries of Piermont. Click Here

LANDLORD / TENANT CASES
Piermont Justice Court handles Landlord / Tenant cases where the Landlord sues to evict a tenant and the monetary jurisdiction is unlimited. The property at issue must be within the Village of Piermont. Click Here

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (VEHICLE & TRAFFIC / PARKING) Click Here

USEFUL LINKS:

PAY TICKETS ONLINE

PAY COURT FINES ONLINE