Village Court

What kind of criminal cases are heard and what court handles them?

ProblemCourt 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 ViolationYour local
CITY COURT
TOWN COURT
VILLAGE COURT
DISTRICT COURT (L.I.)
NEW YORK CITY CRIMINAL COURT
Traffic InfractionYour local
CITY COURT
TOWN COURT
VILLAGE COURT

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Matthew Parker Village Justice
Laura Shank Village Court Clerk