Speeding & Traffic Ticket Lawyer for
Wappinger Falls, New York

Wappinger Falls, New York

Wappinger Falls is a village in Dutchess County, New York. It is located on the eastern side of the Hudson River roughly 75 miles north of Midtown Manhattan. It is considered part of the Hudson Valley region. The Village of Wappinger Falls is part of two towns. Three quarters of the village is within Wappinger. One quarter of the village is within the Town of Poughkeepsie. The village covers approximately one and a quarter square miles., the village population was approximately 5,642. Wappinger Falls was settled in the mid 1700’s by Dutch migrants. In 1871, the area was incorporated as a village. Many structures from then are maintained to this day. The Wappingers Falls Historic District covers 90 acres. Wappinger Falls was 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

There are two traffic courts in Wappinger Falls, the Wappinger Town Court and the Wappinger Falls Village Court. They are in separate locations and not connected to each other. The village court has jurisdiction solely on matters that arise from within the village. The town court has jurisdiction over the rest of the town outside of the village.

The Wappinger Falls Police Department conducts traffic patrols on village roads. They initiate traffic stops and issue tickets that are answerable to the village court. Traffic citations can also be issued by state troopers or sheriff deputies. Most traffic stops occur on the larger town roads such as US-Route 9 and New York State Route 9D (Main Street / South Avenue). The court adjudicates many different traffic violations including speeding infractions. 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 you can reach out to the Benjamin Goldman Law Office for assistance. Our team can file all the paperwork including the Not Guilty plea in court for you. Our attorneys can make any necessary court appearances in your place. We expect a positive result whenever we are retained for a Wappinger Falls case.

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 since 2011. Our team is ready, willing, and able to fight any traffic related charges in Wappinger Falls. 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.

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Information on the Wappinger Falls Justice Court

Address: 2582 South Avenue, Wappingers Falls, New York 12590
Location: Google Maps
Phone: (845) 297-6777
Fax: (845) 298-6057
More Information: Court Website

Village Justices:
Hon. Raymond C. Chase Jr.
Hon. Richard W. Fiorile

Court Clerk:
Donna Contelmo