Westbury Village Court | Law Office of James Medows

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Westbury Village Court


Did you receive a ticket?

If you received a ticket, you may plea guilty or not guilty.

Failure to respond to a summons can result in your driver’s license being suspended or a warrant being issued.


You may plea guilty by mail.  If you plea guilty by mail, before the court date listed on your summons, you do not need to appear in court.


Do violations carry points?

All points are determined by NYS DMV.


License Violation Points
Speeding (MPH over posted limit)
1 to 10 3
11 to 20 4
21 to 30 6
31 to 40 8
Over 40 11
Reckless driving 5
Failed to stop for school bus 5
Followed too closely (tailgating) 4
Inadequate brakes (private car) 4
Inadequate Brakes (employer’s vehicle) 2
Failed to yield right-of-way 3
Disobeying traffic control signal, STOP sign or YIELD sign 3
Railroad crossing violation 5
Improper passing, changing lane unsafely 3
Driving left of center, in wrong direction 3
Leaving scene of property damage incident 3
Child safety restraint violation 3
Improper cell phone use 5
Use of portable electronic device (“texting”) 5
Any other moving violation 2


How to plead to or pay NYC (TVB) traffic tickets