Justice Court

For parking ticket violations in the village from Nov. 1st thru April 15th related to overnight street parking, the fine is $ 20.00 and can be mailed to Village Court, 425 E Genesee Street, Fayetteville NY 13066 or paid in person.  Make payable to Fayetteville Justice Court in form of money order or certified check.  NO PERSONAL CHECKS.

Please note: No Court being held July 23, 2024

Court is not currently seeing  VEHICLE & TRAFFIC INFRACTIONS  in person.

 If you have been issued a MISDEMEANOR traffic ticket, your appearance is required for arraignment.

PLEASE NOTE: A drop-box located in the back of the Village building near the Court entrance, is available for Court correspondence and payments (please do not leave cash).
All adjournment requests must be made in writing and mailed, or faxed to (315) 637-8070 at least 48 hours prior to your scheduled Court session. 

The Court Clerks office is open Monday - Thursday, 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. (closed Fridays) for you to make a plea and/or make payments.

Court begins at 5:30pm with doors opening approximately one half hour before Court. Please check this website for updates on closings due to weather or emergency as they will be posted as an alert on the homepage. 

Criminal Court is held every 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month. Sign in at 5:30 P.M.

 In-court appearances ARE required for criminal matters. If you've already been assigned an attorney or retained one, please keep in contact with your attorney regarding future appearances. If this is your first appearance, please call the court before your court date to update your case with an active email. 

Should you have a matter requiring immediate attention, you may contact the Village of Fayetteville Court by phone 315-637-8070 or in writing by emailing your request to kstone@nycourts.gov.  Please be as specific as possible in your written request and be sure to provide your name, birthdate, return address and telephone number. Court staff will address your inquiry upon their receipt.

Court Policies

The Court staff is not permitted to give legal advice.

Judge James E. Hughes

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Judge Christian J. Danaher

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Staff Contacts

Name Title
Kelli Stone Court Clerk