Boonton NJ Criminal DWI Lawyers
Defendants often appear before the Boonton Municipal Court for charges concerning reckless driving, leaving the scene of an accident, driving while intoxicated (DWI), or speeding. The Boonton Municipal Court will handle any non-indictable offense (i.e. disorderly and petty disorderly persons offenses) as well as any traffic violation, both moving and non-moving, that occurred in Boonton, NJ. The Boonton Municipal Court has actually seen a 60% increase in the number of disorderly persons and petty disorderly persons offenses filed in the last year alone! In addition to the increase in non-indictable offenses, there has also been a 11% increase in traffic tickets issued (from 5,326 in 2011-2012 to 5,927 in 2012-2013). These numbers illustrate a clear vigilance and strict adherence to the law by the Boonton Police Department. The attorneys at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall have successfully obtained dismissals and downgrades of charges handled at the municipal court level throughout New Jersey, Boonton included. If you would like assistance with your traffic or non-indictable offenses, then contact our Morris County Office for your free initial consultation at (973)971-0030.
Boonton Municipal Court Information
The Boonton Municipal Court is located at 100 Washington Street, Boonton, New Jersey 07005. The main telephone number for the court is (973)402-9410, ext. 620. The court’s fax number is (973)299-9797. The court is is session every Tuesday at 9 a.m. The court personnel are as follows:
- Judge: Arnold H. Miniman, J.M.C.
- Prosecutor: Douglas Cabana, esq.
- Court Administrator: Patricia Fichtner
- Boonton Police Department: (973)402-9410
Boonton Municipal Court: Traffic, DWI, and Disorderly Persons Offenses
The Boonton Municipal court handles traffic violations, drunk driving offenses, and minor criminal offenses (known as disorderly persons and petty disorderly persons offenses) which arise in the town of Boonton. Any indictable criminal matters must be transfered to the Morris County Superior Court in Morristown, New Jersey for adjudication. Examples of traffic violations heard in the Boonton Municipal Court include speeding, reckless driving, careless driving, driving with a suspended license, and driving without insurance. Examples of disorderly persons offenses handled in the Boonton Municipal Court include simple assault, disorderly conduct, possession of marijuana (under 50 grams) and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Contact our Morristown or Parsippany office locations for a free initial consultation at (973)971-0030.