Village Court is at 8 Park Ave in the
Village of Whitesboro.
days do the Judges hold court?
Court is held Thursdays at 9:30AM.
do I call for information on my court date or other concerns.
only the court in which you are to appear. Court room telephones are only
answered when the court clerk is present. Therefore callonly on Thursdays after 9:30 AM. You may leave a message
on the courts voicemail system on non- court days No other department can
answer questions or take messages for the court system.
are the business hours on court days?
business is conducted between 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM on Thursdays.
do I pay a parking ticket?
parking ticket can be paid by either sending a money order with the ticket to
the court address, deposited in the secured drop box outside the Court
entrance or by appearing in person between 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM on Thursdays (excluding Holidays).
Credit Cards will be accepted. No credit card payments will be
accepted by phone.
I send or pay with a personal check?
money orders or credit cards are the only acceptable method of payment for
fines. Personal checks will not be accepted. Credit Card payments will
not be accepted by phone.
I make my payment online?
Online payments are now accepted for all traffic
and Penal Law fines and surcharges and scoff fees. Payments can be made at
the following link: www.paycourtonline.com
just want to mail in the ticket and pay the fine. What is the process?
the procedures written on the back of your ticket. There are no set fines in
New York State therefore we will be contacting you as to the amount of your
don't know whether I am to appear in Village or Town Court. Can I appear in
and Town Court are two totally different courts. You must appear in the court
listed on your ticket. It will state Town of Whitestown or Village of
Whitesboro. The two courts have nothing to do with each other and you must
appear in or respond to the proper court.
if I cannot read my ticket as to date or court?
contact the police agency that issued the ticket. They will gladly advise you
as to the proper date and court.
if I disagree with the charges on the ticket?
court is the judicial branch that interprets the law. Show up at the
scheduled time and date to plea your case. Your options will then be explained.
do I know if I need an attorney?
you are unsure of the charges or how to proceed then you may need to consult
an attorney. However, this is an individual decision.
I reschedule the time and day of my appearance if I am working or out of town?
you are charged with a violation you may plea by mail therefore avoiding the
necessity to appear in person on the given date and time. However, if you are
charged with a misdemeanor you must appear in person on the given day and
is the limit for a small claim?
file a small claim in civil court it must involve no more than $3000 in
I file a small claim in any court?
the small claim action must be filed in the court that has jurisdiction where
the defendant lives or works.
do I need to file a small claim?
must appear in person on Thursdays after 9:30 AM to file the claim. Please
bring the $10 filing fee and the Name and Address of the person whom you are
serving. For detailed information visit:www.courts.state.ny.us/courts/townandvillage/