Stafford DWI Lawyer

A Former DWI Prosecutor Can Help You!

Thousands of drivers pass through Stafford Township on their way to Long Beach Island and the shore communities via the Garden State Parkway and US Route 9 to Route 72. This may account for why the municipality has some of the highest numbers of drunk driving arrests in Ocean County. If you or a relative was issued a summons for driving while intoxicated by a Stafford Township police officer or State Trooper, then The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall can provide you with an unmatched legal defense. We can confidently back this bold statement for a number of reasons. Our staff of veteran DUI defense attorneys and former prosecutors possesses over 100 years of combined experience. Moreover, our DWI defense lawyers are also certified in both the Alcotest, the breath test device used by every police department in New Jersey, and standardized field sobriety testing established by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. These credentials make us a primary option for your Stafford DWI or refusal case. We offer a free no-obligation initial consultation. Please call us toll-free at 1-877-450-8301.

Stafford Township Municipal Court

Stafford is a 55 square mile municipality located in the southern tip of Ocean County along the Atlantic Ocean. The township originally underwent mass development back in the 1960’s when the master-planned development Ocean Areas broke ground. Today the township is currently home to nearly 6,500 families and over 26,000 people. Beach Haven West and Manahawkin, are both located within the township.

Stafford Municipal Court Information:

The Stafford Township Municipal Court handles all DWI, DUI, and Refusal charges, traffic violations, and minor criminal matters (misdemeanors). The courthouse is located at 260 East Bay Avenue, Manahawkin, NJ 08050. The courthouse telephone number is (609) 597-1000 ext. 8540 and the fax number is (609) 242-8253. The court holds sessions every Friday at 9 a.m. and an afternoon session at 1:30 p.m. The Municipal Court Judge is Damian Murray and Municipal Prosecutor is Steven Zabarsky. If you have any questions or concerns regarding a scheduled court appearance then contact the Court Administrator, Mary Ann Carricarte at ext. 8539.

Directions to Stafford Courthouse

From the Garden State Parkway: Merge onto NJ-72 east (Exit 63); travel approx. 2.0 miles and take the US-9 north ramp toward Manahawkin/Business Dist.; turn right onto US-9; go about 0.2 miles and turn right onto E. Bay Ave./NJ-180; travel approx. 0.5 miles and end at 260 E. Bay Ave. in Manahawkin.

From NJ-70: Travel east through the NJ-70/US-206 roundabout; follow NJ-70 north approx. 7.8 miles; at the Four Mile Circle roundabout, take NJ-72 east for approx. 23.5 miles; turn right onto US-9; go about 0.2 miles and turn right onto E. Bay Ave./NJ-180; travel about 0.5 miles and end at 260 E. Bay Ave. in Manahawkin.

More Helpful Information

The Stafford Police Department is located 260 East Bay Ave., Manahawkin, New Jersey 08050 and the telephone number is (609) 597-8581. If you are calling to request records then contact the Police Records Officer, Denise DiGiovanni at (609) 597-1000, ext. 8335.

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