Chestnut Ridge Village Court

The Village of Chestnut Ridge is located in the Town of Ramapo in Rockland County. It occupies about 4.9 square miles and has a population of about 8,000. The Village was only incorporated in 1986.

The Crime Index in Chestnut Ridge is 4 on a scale of 1 to 10. Lower means less crime. The U.S. average is also 5. By comparison, the Index in New York City is 6. The Village does not have its own police force. It is served by the New York State Police, the Rockland County Sheriff and the Town of Ramapo Police.

The Village Court handles mostly criminal and traffic matters. It also has jurisdiction over landlord and tenant disputes, building code violations and small claims. A typical criminal calendar includes matters such as DWI and DUI, petit larceny, assault, harassment, trespass, unlicensed operation and drug possession. The courthouse is located as follows:

Chestnut Ridge Village Justice Court, 277 Old Nyack Turnpike, Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977-5306, Phone 845-425-3108, Fax (845) 639-6277,

If you are a suspect or arrested for a crime it is vital that you obtain legal representation as soon as possible. Most offenders in the local courts are new to the criminal justice system and have no idea how it works. They are typically intimidated by the police and completely unaware of their rights or how to exercise them.

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