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All Staten Island DWI DUI cases are handled in State Island Criminal Courts. These courts handled hundreds of cases a week and are very busy. In each courtroom you are likely to see fifty or sixty defendants, many for DWI DUI. This is a fast paced atmosphere. If you must attend, you should show up early, at about 9am and get in line. You will have to pass through a security screening which includes metal detectors and armed guards. For many DWI DUI defendants this will be their first time dealing with the system and the experience. It is important to have an experienced DWI DUI defense lawyer on your side in the courtroom. Below is some helpful information about State Island Criminal Court.



The Richmond (Staten Island) Criminal Court Building is located at 67 Targee Street between Frean & Purroy Streets.

Public Transportation Directions

From the Ferry Terminal take the S74 bus to Broad Street & Gordon Street or the S78 bus to Broad Street & Thompkins Avenue. The Courthouse is located approximately four blocks from either bus stop.

Arraignments [excluding Desk Appearance Tickets (DATs)]
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Desk Appearance Tickets (DATs), all other Court Parts, Clerk's Offices
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. except holidays.
General Info: (718) 675-8558
Fax: (718) 390-8405