Justice Court

Village Justice John P. O'Shea

The Village Justice, who is elected to a four-year term, heads the Mineola Village Justice Court. Village Justice John P. O'Shea Jr. was first appointed Acting Village Justice by the Board of Trustees and was then elected at a special election in 1996. He has been serving on the bench since. following successive re-elections

Associate Village Justice Steven Barnwell

The Associate Village Justice is appointed annually by the Mayor with the approval of the Board of Trustees. The Honorable Steven Barnwell is currently serving as the Associate Village Justice. His duties include assisting the Village Justice when necessary and acting as the Village Justice in his absence.


Elizabeth A. Bernardes

Clerk of the Court

Peter S. Trentacoste, Esq.

Village Prosecutor

Benjamin Truncale, Esq.

Deputy Village Prosecutor