NY Traffic Court Profile: Brooklyn North Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB)

The Brooklyn North Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB) is a NYS administrative agency (part of the DMV) that handles NYC traffic tickets issued in parts of Brooklyn.  The TVB system overall has a number of courts and handles traffic tickets issued in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and the Bronx as … Read More


Speeding Tickets In NYC

Speeding tickets in NYC are a little different from speeding tickets issued elsewhere in New York. There are a couple of things to keep in mind:

  • NYC traffic tickets in general are contested differently than tickets issued elsewhere.  NYC tickets are handled by the Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB) which is

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NY Traffic Court Profile: Manhattan North Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB)

The Manhattan North Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB) office is part of the NYS TVB system.  The TVB is an administrative agency (it is part of the DMV) that handles NYC traffic tickets as well as tickets issued in parts of Suffolk County, Rochester and Buffalo.

The Manhattan North TVB office … Read More


NY Traffic Court Profile: Queens South Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB)

The Queens South Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB) office is part of the NYS TVB system.  The TVB is an administrative agency (it is part of the DMV) that handles NYC traffic tickets as well as tickets issued in parts of Suffolk County, Rochester and Buffalo.

The Queens South TVB office … Read More


NY Traffic Court Profile: Manhattan South Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB)

The Manhattan South Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB) office is part of the NYS TVB system.  The TVB is an administrative agency (it is part of the DMV) that handles NYC traffic tickets as well as tickets issued in parts of Suffolk County, Rochester and Buffalo.

The Manhattan South TVB office … Read More


NY Traffic Court Profile: Queens North Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB)

The Queens North Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB) office is part of the NYS TVB system.  The TVB is an administrative agency (it is part of the DMV) that handles NYC traffic tickets as well as tickets issued in parts of Suffolk County, Rochester and Buffalo.

The Queens North TVB office … Read More


Not Every NY Traffic Court Is The Same

Traffic Courts in New York fall into one of two categories:

The NYS Traffic Violations Bureau (TVB) and everything else.

The TVB is an administrative agency and is part of the DMV. The TVB handles moving violations issued anywhere in NYC as well as some traffic tickets issued in Suffolk … Read More


Red Light Means Stop

So I just got my first red light camera ticket. I saw the video–I deserved it. Nassau County is $65 richer today thanks to me.

Luckily, red light cameral tickets are simply considered parking violations. They are issued against the vehicle and not an individual driving record. I’m not sure … Read More


Old NY Traffic Tickets Found in Greenburgh Town Court

An unbelievable 100,000 unresolved traffic tickets have been found crammed into cabinets at the Greenburgh (Westchester) Town Court.

The moving violations go back as far as 1993. In some cases, the town failed to take certain actions like suspending a driver license, scheduling a trial or sending out fine notices.… Read More


Making an Improper Turn in New York

Many people question why they were given a ticket for an improper turn when there was no signage prohibiting the turn itself.

An improper turn doesn’t have to do whether the turn itself was legally allowed. The violation has to do with how the turn was executed.

Basically, left and … Read More