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1142 Route 311
Patterson, NY 12563
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- Patterson Justice Court -

At A Glance

Contact Information

Hon. Michael V. Caruso
Angelina Martinez, Clerk to Judge Caruso

Hon. Robert Leader
Amy Licht, Clerk to Judge Leader

Patterson Justice Court
1144 Route 311
P.O. Box 416
Patterson, New York 12563

845-878-1080
845-878-1018 (fax)

Court Sessions are held on Mondays starting at 5 PM and Tuesdays starting at 5:30 PM
Court Office Hours are Monday through Thursday 9 AM to 2 PM

** There is a drop box located by the front door for your convenience of dropping off a traffic ticket at any time**.

Please call to schedule an appointment if you need to visit the Courthouse - 845-878-1080

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Overview

Pursuant to the provisions of the Town Law of the State of New York the court has two elected justices. Prior to entering upon the duties of office, each town justice must take and subscribe a constitutional oath which is filed with the municipal clerk and also with the Office of Court Administration of the State of New York.

Town justices serve for a term of 4 years.

Court Sessions for Judge Caruso:

Vehicle & Traffic Court will be held most Mondays at 5 PM – Call Court for schedule.
Criminal Court will be the third Monday of each month at 5 PM.

Court Sessions for Judge Leader:

Vehicle & Traffic Court will be held most Tuesdays at 5:30 PM – Call Court for schedule.
Criminal Court will be the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 PM.

Prior to scheduling evictions, small claims or civil matters please contact the Justice Court for availability.

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Important information

Judges are on call 24 hours to arraign any persons who are arrested.

ALL PERSONS ARE SUBJECT TO SEARCH
NO WEAPONS OR SHARP INSTRUMENTS
NO CELL PHONE USE
NO PHOTOGRAPHIC OR RECORDING EQUIPMENT ALLOWED
NO FOOD OR DRINKS
PROPER ATTIRE ONLY

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Court Bulletin Board

COVID-19

The Courthouse is closed until further notice but the lobby is open to serve the public.

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Patterson Town Hall
PO Box 470
1142 Route 311
Patterson, New York 12563
(845) 878-6500