Town Court Contact Info

Hon. Nicolas Chase

Town Justice

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Hon. Shawn R. O'Connor

Town Justice 

phone retro 16 (845) 355-5700, Ext. 1
fax 16 (845) 355-5750

house yellow 16 80 Ridgebury Hill Road
     Slate Hill, NY 10973  

Court Clerk Office Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm
Closed on Holidays

Vehicle & Traffic Court TRIALS will be held IN PERSON.

Court sessions are for TRIALS only, you will receive a notice from the Court with your TRIAL date.

DO NOT appear on the date that is on your ticket(s)- Instead please do the following:                                                          

Please fill out EITHER part “A” (plea of guilty) OR part “B” (plea of not guilty) of your ticket(s).

You may mail or drop off ticket(s) to the Court Clerk’s Office at the above address.

Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:000pm (CLOSED ON HOLIDAYS)

If you plead guilty, you will receive a fine notice by mail.

If you plead not guilty, you will receive a letter from the Prosecutor by mail.

*Please note: The date on your ticket(s) is a PLEA DUE DATE ONLY, no other action happens on this date.

Please allow approximately 8 weeks for the Court to process.                                          

If your address changes, please notify the Court immediately.

Criminal Court is currently being held IN PERSON.

If your address changes, please notify the Court immediately.

Please call the Court to verify your Court date.

Criminal cases require you have an Attorney, if you think that you cannot afford an Attorney you may contact the Orange County Legal Aid Society at (845) 291-2454 to see if you qualify for this service. If you make too much money for Legal Aid you will have to hire an Attorney at your own expense.                                                


You are required to wear your mask, maintain social distancing, and follow the health and safety instructions of court personnel.                                          

All visitors to courthouses and other facilities in the New York State Unified Court System are required to submit to temperature screening and a COVID-19 risk assessment inquiry before being granted entrance.

Contact Us

80 Ridgebury Hill Road
Slate Hill, NY 10973
phone retro 16 845-355-5700


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