Peekskill, New York
Peekskill is a city in Westchester County, New York. It is located on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, just south of the Bear Mountain Bridge, and around 50 miles north of Midtown Manhattan. The Hudson River forms its western boundary and it is surrounded by the Town of Cortlandt on all other sides. The city makes up five and a half square miles and has population of 23,375 (as of May of 2022). Peekskill’s early economy was based on ironworking.
Traffic Tickets in Peekskill, New York
The busiest road in Peekskill is US-Route 9 (Briarcliff-Peekskill Parkway), which runs north-south through the city. This route provided access to the Bear Mountain Bridge to cross the Hudson River. In Peekskill, it is a two-lane highway divided by a median. The speed limit is 45 miles per hour, but motorists are often clocked at higher speeds. Same for the Bear Mountain State Parkway, which runs east-west though Peekskill. Most motorists on these roads are not from the city itself but passing through. On these routes, most traffic stops are for speeding.
The busy local streets are Main Street (US-6) and Crompond Road (US-202/NYS-35/CR-24). On these roads, the reason for the traffic stop can vary. Typical violations include using a cell phone while driving, disobeying a traffic control device, and equipment violations. Traffic stops can be conducted by officers of the Peekskill Police Department or New York State Police. County sheriff’s rarely issue traffic tickets. All traffic infractions are adjudicated in the Peekskill City Court.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is a Hudson Valley traffic ticket defense firm. Since 2011, our attorneys have been defending motorists in the various Westchester County courts. We fight tooth and nail to obtain nothing less than an ideal disposition. The Benjamin Goldman Law Office can take on any case in Peekskill. We encourage you to reach out and utilize our offer for a free consultation. Our lawyers can answer any questions regarding your ticket or our services.
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