Yonkers City Court

The City of Yonkers is located in southwest Westchester County. With a population of 199,000, it is the 4th most populous city in New York State and the largest city in Westchester County, occupying 20 square miles. It is bordered by the Hudson River to the west, the Bronx River to the east, the town of Greenburgh and village of Hastings-on-Hudson to the north and the Bronx to the south. Yonkers has two hospitals, St. Johns Riverside and St. Josephs. It is home to the Hudson River Museum, the Cross County Shopping Center and Yonkers Raceway. According to Money Magazine, it is one of country’s best places to live for a healthy retirement.

The crime rate in Yonkers is 5 on a scale of 1 to 10. Lower means less crime. The Index for the U.S. as a whole is 3. For comparison, New York City rates a 6. Yonkers has its own police force and court. It is also served by the New York State and Westchester County Police Departments. The Yonkers City 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 Yonkers City Court is located as follows:

Yonkers City Court, 100 South Broadway, Yonkers, NY 10701, (914) 377-6326.

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 decades of legal experience. Mr. Altman offers free telephone consultations.