Criminal Lawyers in Red Bank NJ
Although Red Bank measures slightly more than 2 square miles, it certainly has a robust amount of criminal and traffic charges. Its population density is probably the primary reason why such a small borough in Monmouth County could be responsible annually for almost 1,000 felony and misdemeanor charges. As the largest and one of the oldest defense firms in town, we know what is involved in handling a marijuana possession charge in Red Bank, harassment and disorderly conduct. In fact, our team of eight criminal lawyers, several of whom are former prosecutors, has been defending those arrested and/or charged in the jurisdiction for well over twenty years utilizing. If you were issued a summons or criminal complaint for any form of violation in what has been described as the “Hippest Towns in the State”, we have the know how to help you. We have handled thousands of cases just like yours from our office on Broad Street and an attorney is prepared to assist you immediately. Call our Red Bank Office anytime 24/7 at 732-450-8300 for immediate assistance.
Overview of Charges in Red Bank
There are basically three (3) categories of offenses that you may be arrested or charged with by the Red Bank Police. The first category is traffic violations including drunk driving, reckless driving, driving without insurance, driving while suspended, possession of CDS in a motor vehicle, and leaving the scene of an accident. For the year ending June 2014, approximately 4,295 tickets for moving violations like these were filed in this borough. The other variety of charge that you may be facing in Red Bank is a disorderly persons offense (“DP”). These are criminal violations that fall within the limited jurisdiction of the Red Bank Municipal Court. The town had about 597 of these charges filed of the same twelve month period. The third type of offense is referred to as an indictable and bears grading in terms of severity with the label first degree, second degree, third degree or fourth degree crime. Charges falling within this category include eluding, aggravated assault, or possession of cocaine, heroin, and prescription legend drugs.
Red Bank Municipal Court Information. The Municipal Court of the Borough of Red Bank is located at 90 Monmouth Street, 1st Floor, Red Bank, NJ 07701. The court is available for inquiries or payments M-F between 8AM and 4PM and may be reached at (732) 530-2716. There is a single court session conducted on Thursday each week at 8:30 a.m. with the Honorable Judge William Himelman presiding. The Court Administrator is Cathleen Gerber and the Deputies are Susan Milnes and Ellen Ciok. The municipal court has limited jurisdiction to decide court’s jurisdiction is limited to decide disorderly persons offenses, ordinance infraction and traffic violations, including Red Bank DWI Offenses.
Red Bank NJ Defense Attorney
Our Red Bank NJ defense attorneys have maintained an office and significant operation in the town for more than twenty years. Over these years in practice, we have defended countless clients in both the municipal court and at the County Courthouse in Freehold. To say that we are familiar with the process and personnel involved would probably be an understatement. We are seasoned advocates that fully understand the ins and outs of effectively representing someone charged in Red Bank with any form of offense. A lawyer on our staff is prepared to fight to secure the very best resolution of your charge. So take advantage of a free consultation with our Red Bank Law Firm by calling us at 732-450-8300.