In our series highlighting local criminal courts, we focus on Clarnece Town Court The Clarnece Town Court has jurisdiction over both civil and criminal cases originating within the Town of Clarnece . In the category of criminal law, the Claernce Town Court part hears misdemeanors and pre-indictment felonies, including drug possession, unlawful possession of marijuana, robbery, petit larceny, DWI, DWAI, criminal possession of a weapon, assault, and other cases.
Clarnece Town Court also hears Vehicle and Traffic offenses
such as violations of VTL 511 (Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a
Motor Vehicle) and the Traffic part hears traffic cases such as
speeding, red light and stop sign violations.