Bayonne Municipal Court

Bayonne Criminal Defense Lawyers

If you have been charged with a criminal offense or serious traffic violation in the City Bayonne, it is certainly is in your best interest to consult an attorney who is accustomed to defending charges in the jurisdiction. The ten (10) lawyers employed at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall dedicate their practice to defense of the accused and also happen to possess over 200 years of combined experience, including many years serving as prosecutors. It also helps that our Jersey City Office is only a short distance from Bayonne so representing clients charged with simple assault, harassment, DWI, burglary, aggravated assault and other offenses in the municipality is obviously something to which we are highly familiar. If you would like to speak to lawyer on our team, contact us at  201-309-0500 for a free consultation. Attorneys are available to 24/7 to discuss your disorderly persons offense, motor vehicle ticket or indictable crime (i.e. first, second, third or fourth degree). We hope you find the information that follows of assistance and encourage you to give us a call for further assistance.

Bayonne, NJ Municipal Court Lawyers

bayonneThe Bayonne Municipal Court has limited jurisdiction to decide certain types of criminal complaints and traffic violations. The type of criminal charges that the court has authority to decide are referred to as disorderly person offenses and petty disorderly persons offenses. Common charges are simple assault, marijuana possession, harassment, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Over 2,000 complaints of this nature were filed in Bayonne during the 12 months ending June 2018.

Bayonne Municipal Court also has jurisdiction to decide traffic tickets and motor vehicle summonses issued with the borders of the city. Record published by the New Jersey Administrative Office of the Court confirm the shockingly high number of tickets for moving violation; there were 12,428 over the same one year period. The largest numbers of summonses were for allegation violations like DWI, reckless driving, speeding, driving while suspended and driving without insurance.

Bayonne Municipal Court Information

  • Location: 630 Ave, Bayonne, New Jersey 07002
  • Court Schedule:
    • Criminal Matters:
      • Monday & Thursday: 9:30 am
    •   Traffic Matters:
      • First & Third Mondays & Tuesday: 5 pm
  • Phone Numbers:
    • Court Administrator: 201-858-6990
    • General Info: 201-858-6918
  • Chief Judge: Frank T. Carpenter III, P.J.M.C.

Bayonne, New Jersey Criminal Attorneys

While Bayonne does not have the highest crime rate in Hudson County, it nevertheless has a high number of indictable crimes of the first, second, third and fourth degree annually. In fact, there were 1,055 complaints for aggravated assault, burglary, eluding, credit card fraud and other felonies issued in Bayonne last year (2017-18). Most of these charges were written on warrant complaints thereby requiring that the related accused be taken into custody without any opportunity for bail. Within 48 hours of their arrest, they  appeared at Central Judicial Processing in Jersey City, at which time a determination was made as to whether they would be released. This is the same process that you should expect if you loved one was arrested and charged with a crime of the first degree, second degree, third degree or fourth degree in Bayonne.

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Criminal Attorneys in Bayonne New Jersey

With over 200 years of combined experience on staff, including over twenty-five years of prior prosecuting experience, lawyers at the Law Office of Jonathan F. Marshall have handled countless charges arising in Bayonne, New Jersey. If you were arrested for DWI, possession of marijuana, simple assault, criminal mischief, possession of cocaine, shoplifting or any other offense in Bayonne, we can help. An attorney on our Bayonne NJ defense team has the experience and skill set required to successfully defend your case. If you would like a free initial consultation with any one of our ten Bayonne criminal lawyers, please contact our Jersey City NJ office at (201) 309-0500.