Wappinger Falls, New York
Wappinger Falls is a village in Dutchess County, New York. The village is divided between the towns of Wappinger and Poughkeepsie. The village covers approximately one and a quarter square miles. As of March of 2022, the village population was 5,632. Wappinger Falls was settled in the mid 1700’s by Dutch migrants. In 1871, the area was incorporated as a village. Wappinger Falls is home to Jack Mulhall, one of several American silent film actors that successfully transitioned to sound films. He starred in over 430 films.
Traffic Tickets in Wappinger Falls, New York
The Wappinger Falls Police Department conducts traffic patrols on village roads. They initiate traffic stops and issue tickets that are answerable to the Wappinger Falls Village Court. Officers typically cite motorists on the larger town roads such as US-Route 9 and New York State Route 9D (Main Street / South Avenue). The court adjudicates all traffic violations. They usually handle lower-level infractions such as improper cell phone use, failing to yield to pedestrians, and broken tail lights. They also handle speeding tickets. The speed in Wappinger Falls fluctuates between 45 and 30 miles per hour. On US-9, the average speed is in the 40 to 45 mile per hour range. As you approach the more residential area on NYS-9D the speed limit drops to 30 miles per hour.
If you were cited with a ticket in Wappinger Falls, don’t hesitate to reach out to the Benjamin Goldman Law Office for assistance.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is a law firm dedicated to fighting traffic tickets. We have been assisting motorists in Dutchess County for more than twelve years and we are ready to take on any case in Wappinger Falls. Our lawyers can provide a legal defense against your alleged charge. We should be able to get your ticket reduced even if you committed the offense. You do not have to appear personally in court. Our attorneys can go to court in your place. Our top priority is to ensure that our clients end up with the most ideal disposition. We offer a complimentary ten-minute consultation to any motorist cited in Wappinger Falls. You can reach out to our firm at your convenience.
Points Reduced or Money Back Guarantee*
Our firm offers a Point Reduction or Money Back Guarantee*. This means we will issue a full refund of your legal fee if we are unable to reduce the points added to your license as a result of the ticket.
*Traffic tickets only. Does not apply to misdemeanors and felonies.