Cliffside Park New Jersey Criminal Defense Lawyers

Often times a person will engage in what they consider to be a petty crime and are totally unaware that there petty crime might result in them receiving up to a six months in the Bergen County Jail. The typical petty crimes that occur in Clifside Park are theft, disorderly conduct, simple assault, driving under the influence, shoplifting, marijuana possession and criminal mischief. While one may consider them to be petty crimes, the impact that these offenses can have on the alleged defendant’s life can be devastating.  If the petty offense is considered to be a disorderly persons offense and it occurs within the boundaries of Cliffside park then they will be handled in the municipal court. See below for some more information with regards to the Cliffside Municipal Court.

Municipal Court in Cliffside Park, New Jersey

The Municipal Court is located in the Municipal Complex, 525 Palisade Ave. – Room 321. The Honorary Michael S. Shuhala is the department head. The Court is Administrated by Linda D’Angelo. Hours of Operation are from 9:00AM to 3:30PM. Regular sessions are every Thursday night at 7:00PM. DWI Sessions are held as Tuesday Special Sessions. There is also an online provision to pay any traffic tickets.

The Borough of Cliffside Park, New Jersey

Cliffside Park is governed under the Borough form of New Jersey municipal government. The government is made up of a Mayor, and a borough Council. A Mayor is elected directly by the voters to a four-year term of office. Since it is in close proximity to both the Lincoln tunnel, and the George Washington Bridge, Cliffside Park offers its residents quick access to New York City. Cliffside Park is one square mile, and home to approximately 23,000 people.

Roads in Cliffside Park New Jersey

Cliffside Park, is blessed with a well organized and well maintained system of roads and streets. The major avenues that run through this county are Anderson Avenue, and Palisade Avenue. The major roads are Edgewater world, and George road. If an individual decides that they are going to go out and have a few drinks with friends, it is recommendable that they think twice before driving on these major thoroughfares. Failure to use good judgment while driving after drinking can result in a person needing the services provided by DWI attorneys.

Benefits of being represented by a Cliffside Park DWI Attorney

While many people have probably heard of a cocaine possession lawyer or a marijuana distribution Lawyer, DWI Attorneys seem to be less heard of as most people simply opt to pay the fine and move on. This can greatly affect a person’s future as well as their reputation. If you are being charged with DWI, contact The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall immediately. We have the training and experience to challenge the validity of all tests performed. If you or someone you know has been charged with an offense in Cliffside Park New Jersey we can help.