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Town Court


EFFECTIVE MARCH 16TH ALL COURT SESSIONS HAVE BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO STATE MANDATES UNDER THE CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY AND THE OFFICES ARE CLOSED.

Richard Campbell, Esq. - Town Justice   Dennis Freeman - Town Justice
term expires 12/31/2023                                        term expires 12/31/2020

Sandy Pietrowski - Court Clerk             Judy Bell - Deputy Court Clerk

Joyleen Wagner- Deputy Court Clerk

5 Clarence Center Rd, P.O. Box 227
Akron, NY 14001

Phone: 716-542-4573, option 1     Fax: 716-542-5824
Office Hours: Monday -  Friday 9:00am – 4:30pm
Court- Wednesday afternoons & evenings   

Judge Freeman- Online Payments:                                   

Newstead - Fines & Surcharges-   link to pay site

Newstead - Civil & Copy Fees -     link to pay site

Newstead - Bail Fees-                    link to pay site

Judge Campbell- Online Payments:

Newstead – Fines & Surcharges– link to pay site

Newstead – Civil &Copy Fees -     link to pay site

Newstead - Bail Fees -                   link to pay site

The following rules apply to court operations: No personal checks accepted, Proper attire is required on court nights, no food or beverages allowed in the courtroom, no weapons of any kind allowed in the courtroom, adjournments the day of court will not be granted. The following credit cards are accepted: Mastercard and Visa in person only, no phone transactions.

The Town Court has two Justices that hold court on Wednesday afternoons & evenings. Arraignments are handled as required. Court is held at the Town Hall, 5 Clarence Center Road, in the Village of Akron. The Justices are elected to a four-year term.

The Justices handle all legal matters that arise within the Town, including the Village of Akron, such as traffic violations, small claims, and all criminal matters.