Seaside Heights Criminal Law Attorney
Seaside Heights is a borough located within Ocean County. It is a very small town that encompasses less than one square mile. Seaside Park has almost two miles of beautiful shoreline along the Atlantic Ocean making it a prime location for tourism during the summer months. Seaside Park, is an unincorporated town bordered, to the north, by Seaside Heights and is famous for its amusements, arcades, rides and boardwalk.
As a very popular summertime destination Seaside Heights offers numerous activities for families to enjoy such as fine dining, charter boats, fishing trips, antique shops, and water sports. However the rise in population during the summer months means a rise in citations and arrest by the Seaside Heights Police department. Traffic related charges generally face by those cited in Seaside Heights include Speeding, Reckless Driving, Driving While Suspended, Driving Without Insurance, DWI, possession of CDS in a motor vehicle and Leaving the scene of an accident.
If you or someone you know has been issued a traffic citation or been arrested in Seaside Heights , The Bronzino Law Firm LLC , knows well that any municipal court proceeding can be intimidating and extremely confusing. Our team works closely with all our clients and their families throughout the legal process to deliver highly personalized and effective legal solutions. We work skillfully and aggressively to defend your rights and needs in court. To speak with our offices today in a free consultation, please contact us online or through our Brick offices at (732) 812-3102.
Seaside Heights Municipal Court Information
The Seaside Heights Municipal Court resides on the second floor of the George E Tompkins Municipal Complex 116 Sherman Avenue Seaside Heights, NJ 08751 and can be reached by phone at (732) 830-2202. The judge is the Honorable James A. Liguor. The Administrator is Jane Carrozza. The court’s hours are Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
The Seaside Heights Police Department is located at 116 Sherman Ave, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751, and can be reached by phone at (732) 793-1800.
As with many small town courts, the Municipal Court in Seaside Heights has limited authority and jurisdiction to decide disorderly persons offenses, petty disorderly persons offenses, town ordinance violations, and traffic charges. The limited jurisdiction of the court doesn’t permit it to decide felony indictable crimes of the first, second, third or fourth degree. Misdemeanor criminal charges heard in the Seaside Heights Municipal Court are usually disorderly persons offenses. The municipal court is, however, responsible for deciding all traffic and motor vehicle summonses issued within the borders of the town.
It is important to note that first degree, second degree, third degree and fourth degree crimes are referred to the Ocean County Superior Court for disposition.
Seaside Heights Traffic Lawyer
Seaside Heights Municipal Court commonly hears cases involving traffic violations. Though not felony crimes, criminal offenses heard in the municipal court they can result in a criminal record up to six months in jail if you are convicted. These include violations such as shoplifting, possession of 50 grams or less of marijuana, harassment, obstructing the administration of law, underage drinking, and drug paraphernalia charges among others.
Contact a Seaside Heights Disorderly Persons Attorney
An attorney experienced in the Seaside Heights Municipal Court as your advocate is crucial if you have been charged with a crime or cited for a traffic offense in this borough. The Bronzino Law Firm LLC understands completely that the issues in municipal court can impact individuals, their jobs, their children, as well as the rest of their family greatly. This is why, our attorneys closely with all our clients during the entire the legal process to deliver personalized and very effective legal solutions. Our extensive experience makes us the advocate you need when facing any municipal court proceeding in Seaside Heights .
The Bronzino Law Firm LLC will work tirelessly to protect your rights of our clients across Monmouth and Ocean Counties. For additional information and answers to your questions, contact the Bronzio Law Firm, LLC, serving Ocean and Monmouth counties. Call at 732-812-3102 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation with an attorney to retain the experienced representation that you need.