Wappingers Falls Village Court

The Village of Wappingers Falls is a suburb of New York City and Poughkeepsie occupying 1.2 square miles partly in the Town of Wappinger and partly in the Town of Poughkeepsie, being divided by the Wappinger Creek, in southwest Dutchess County. It has a population of roughly 5,500.

The Crime Rate in the Village of Wappingers Falls is 3.5 on a scale of 1 to 10. Lower means less crime. The U.S. average is 4. By comparison, New York City rates a 6. Wappingers Falls has its own police department. It is also served by the New York State Police and the Dutchess County Sheriff. The Wappingers Falls 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. It is located as follows:

Wappingers Falls Justice Court, 7 Mill Street, Wappingers Falls, NY, 12590, (845) 297-6777.

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. The Law Office of Jared Altman can assist you throughout every stage of the proceeding. Criminal defense attorney Jared Altman is thoroughly experienced and will personally handle the details of your criminal or DWI case from its initial investigation through trial and appeal if warranted. He will assert your rights and ensure that you are afforded every benefit the criminal justice system can be made to offer an accused.

So please contact Mr. Altman by either email or phone. Take advantage of over three decades of legal experience. Mr. Altman offers free telephone consultations.