About the Peekskill City Court
Peekskill City Court is a local court located in Peekskill, a city in Westchester County, New York. City courts in New York typically have jurisdiction over a range of matters that occur within the city’s boundaries.
It generally handles cases related to:
- Criminal Offenses: City courts often handle misdemeanor cases and violations that occur within the city limits.
- Traffic Violations: Cases involving traffic offenses committed within the city, such as speeding or parking violations, are typically addressed in city court.
- Civil Cases: Some city courts have jurisdiction over civil cases involving claims for damages up to a certain monetary limit.
- Landlord-Tenant Disputes: City courts may handle landlord-tenant matters, including eviction proceedings and disputes between landlords and tenants.
- Small Claims Cases: City courts often handle small claims cases, which involve disputes over a relatively small amount of money.
Judges & Staff
- Hon. Lissette G. Fernandez
- Hon. Reginald J. Johnson
- Belle Bowen, Chief Clerk
Location & Contact Information
2 Nelson Ave.
Peekskill, NY 10566