Address: 4052 Route 42 Monticello, NY 12701
Traffic Calendar: Wednesdays at
Criminal Calendar: Mondays at and Wednesdays at
Traffic Tickets: Prosecuted by Special Prosecutor or the officer who issued the ticket
Criminal Prosecutions: Sullivan County District Attorney's
Judges: Hon. Perry Meltzer & Hon. Martin Miller
Traffic Enforcement & Prosecution
Both justices have "traffic calendars," which are devoted to adjudicating traffic tickets. The NYS Police are prohibited from negotiating plea bargains on traffic violations. As a result, a Special Prosecutor handles tickets written by the NYS police. 95% of state police tickets are adjudicated through plea bargains with the prosecutor. The Prosecutor and both judges are reasonable about plea bargains as long as the speed is not too high.
Local police officers generally prosecute their own tickets, though the prosecutor may substitute for them. Again, most tickets are resolved through plea bargains.
Expect a line of people waiting to talk to the prosecutor about a plea bargain. A 1-2 hour wait is typical. Attorneys are permitted to appear without their clients being present for traffic court..
Criminal Law Enforcement & Prosecution
All criminal prosecutions
are handled by the Sullivan County District Attorney's
In addition to DWI and DWAI, numerous arrests were made for Driving While Impaired by Drugs, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation and Driving With a Suspended Registration. All of these offenses are "criminal" violations of the law and, as a result are prosecuted by the Sullivan County District Attorney's office.
Both judges in
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Law Offices of Glenn W. Magnell
Defense Attorneys for Criminal, DWI, DUI & Traffic Offenses
Phone: 845-294-0585 Fax: 888-724-5470
No Cost, No Obligation Consultation on all cases