Judge: Honorable Douglas M. DeMarché, Jr

Judge: Honorable David C. Bruffett, Jr.

Phone: 315-699-8478   Fax: 315-699-7017

Clerk: Judge DeMarché, Jr. (ext. 2)

Clerk: Judge Bruffett, Jr. (ext. 3)

Traffic Tickets & Suspensions: (ext. 5)

Email: ciccourt@ciceronewyork.net

Office Hours: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday – Thursday from 8:00am until noon on Friday

Payments

Accepted Monday through Thursday from 8;00 am to 3:30 pm

Acceptable forms of payment are Cash, Visa, MasterCard, certified check or money order, payable to the CICERO COURT. Personal checks not accepted, no partial payments or payment plans. Credit Card payment by person, mail, e-mail or fax only. No over-the-phone payments are accepted. A service fee of 2.99% of the payment amount will be assessed on all credit card/debit card payments.

Court Schedule

Last Names Beginning with A-L

Hon. David C. Bruffett, Jr.
Every Tuesday, except when there is a fifth week in a month

  • Criminal cases: 4 pm. Traffic Tickets Appearance Time: 4:00 pm.
  • District Attorney: Third Tuesday at 4:00 pm.
  • DWI Calendar: Fourth Tuesday at 2:00 pm.
  • Attorneys Appearance Time: 4:00 pm.
  • Evictions are scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday at 3:00 pm. (Last name starting A-L)
Last Names Beginning with M-Z

Hon. Douglas M. DeMarché, Jr.
Every Thursday, except when there is a fifth week in a month

  • Criminal Cases and Traffic Tickets Appearance Time: 5:00 pm.
  • District Attorney:  Fourth Thursday at 5:00 pm.
  • DWI Calendar: Fourth Thursday at 2:00 pm.
  • Attorneys Appearance Time:  5:00 pm.
  • Evictions are scheduled on the 1st and 4th Thursday at 6:00 pm. (Last name starting M-Z)

Eviction Proceedings

 When are evictions heard and what is the filing fee?

 **See court schedule for eviction dates and times. The filing fee is $20.00.

 **Eviction paperwork must be filed with the court 5 days prior to the eviction date

Eviction Instructions

The following link is for a guide specifically written for tenants in District, City, Town and Village Court nonpayment summary proceedings:

Http://www.nycourts.gov/courthelp/homes/evictions.shtml

Additional Resources:

http://www.nycourts.gov/courts/8jd/pdfs/L&T/nonpay/NonPaymentManual.pdf http://www.courts.state.ny.us/courts/8jd/pdfs/L&T/holdover/HoldoverFormsPacket.pdf

Small Claims Court

Where do I file for small claims?

Small Claims can be filed with the Court Clerk. The party you are filing against must live, work or have a place of business in the Town of Cicero. They must receive their mail in the Town of Cicero. You must have the exact mailing address. Post office boxes are not acceptable. The allowable maximum amount to claim is $3000.00. For claims up to $1000.00, the filing fee is $10.00. For claims over $1000.00 the filing fee is $15.00. You must contact the court for Small Claims paperwork. For more information you may pick up a booklet on small claims at the court office or you may view the New York State Guide to Small Claims Court by clicking on the link below:

http://nycourts.gov/CourtHelp/pdfs/SmallClaimsHandbook.pdf