Traffic Tickets

**PLEASE NOTE**

Effective immediately all traffic infraction tickets are to be handled by mail

You may enter a plea of GUILTY or NOT GUILTY on your original ticket and mail, fax or email the ticket to the Court:

Court Address:  8236 Brewerton Road, Cicero, NY 13039

Fax:  315-699-7017    Email:  [email protected]

You will then be notified by the Court of the procedure you need to follow depending on your plea.

Click Plea Options below to view your options for pleading guilty or not guilty:

Plea Options

Judge: Honorable Douglas M. DeMarché Jr.

Judge: Honorable David C. Bruffett Jr.

Phone: 315-752-1180  ext. 804   Fax: 315-699-7017

Clerk: Judge DeMarché, Jr. (ext. 2)

Clerk: Judge Bruffett, Jr. (ext. 3)

Traffic Tickets & Suspensions: (ext. 5)

Traffic Tickets:   https://da.ongov.net

Email: [email protected]

Town Board Liaison: Councilor Karp

Office Hours: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday – Thursday and 8:00 am until Noon on Friday

Payments

Accepted Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Acceptable forms of payment are Cash, Visa, MasterCard, certified check or money order.  Please make payable to the CICERO COURT. Personal checks are not accepted.  For payment plans go to:  www.nycourts.gov/LAW/vtl.  If paying with a credit card, payment can be made in person, mail, email 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.
  • DWI Calendar: Fourth Tuesday at 1:00 pm.
  • Evictions are scheduled on the 1st and 4th Tuesday at 5:00 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 & DWI at 5:00 pm.
  • Evictions are scheduled on the 1st and 4th Thursday at 6:30 pm. (Last name starting M-Z)

Eviction Proceedings

When are evictions heard and what is the filing fee?

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 Courts:

http://nycourts.gov/courthelp//diy/districtCityTVcourts.shtml

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