Court

Court Schedule


No court staff is available during regular business hours until further notice. 


If you need immediate assistance, please call 315-682-7245 and leave a message.
Your call will be returned at our earliest convenience. 


Court will be held on April 12th, April 26th, May 3rd, May 17th, June 14th and June 28th at 7:00pm.  Doors open at 6:30pm. 



Justice Election


Justice elected for a four-year term and an Acting Justice, appointed annually by the Village Board.

Responsibilities


The Justice Court has jurisdiction over:
  • Misdemeanors
  • Violations
  • Traffic matters and offenses under state and local laws
  • Felony arraignments
The court also handles civil matters and small claims cases with monetary claims limited to $3,000. There is a nominal fee to file civil and small claims cases ($10-$20). You may call the court office for information or to request a handbook. Violations of the Village ordinances are prosecuted by the Village Attorney or Codes Enforcement Officer.

Criminal and traffic matters are prosecuted by the District Attorneys Office.