City of Lockport, New York
Not to be confused with the Town of Lockport
Lockport is a city in Niagara County, New York. It is located approximately twenty miles east of the Niagara Falls and approximately thirty miles northeast of Buffalo. The area is considered part of the Western New York region. The city is surrounded by the town of Lockport. As of August of 2023, the city population was estimated at 20, 700. The town has around the same population but the town is roughly five times larger.
Traffic Tickets in City of Lockport
The speed limit in the city does not exceed 30 miles per hour. This is a lower speed limit than the roads of the surrounding towns. Many traffic stops occur on roads as they enter the city. Motorists often fail to adjust their speed properly or fail to notice the signs. Most traffic stops in the city are conducted by officers of the Lockport Police Department. Traffic citations can also be issued by state troopers or sheriff deputies. Besides speeding, common violations cited include Driving the Wrong Way, Driving with a Suspended Registration, Failure to Yield to Pedestrian, and Insufficient Turn Signal. All traffic matters are adjudicated in the Lockport City Court. This court is separate and independent from the Lockport Town Court. For any traffic ticket in Lockport, you can contact the attorneys at the Benjamin Goldman Law Office.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office helps motorists in the city courts and justice courts of Niagara County. We are a New York State law firm that is dedicated to Vehicle & Traffic Law. Our attorneys fight hard to get you the best possible disposition for your case. Our goal is always to ensure that our clients do not end up with any points on their license. The team at the Benjamin Goldman Law Office does not shy away from serious or complicated cases. We welcome even the most challenging cases and will be glad to review your Lockport ticket. Our firm provides all motorists with a free consultation.
Points Reduced or Money Back Guarantee*
Our firm offers a Point Reduction or Money Back Guarantee*. This means we will issue a full refund of your legal fee if we are unable to reduce the points added to your license as a result of the ticket.
*Traffic tickets only. Does not apply to misdemeanors and felonies.