Traffic and Criminal Offenses
Many offenses in Maplewood occur in residential areas. The Maplewood Township Police maintain speed traps and check points on a fairly regular basis. Raymond Albert Raya, Esq. appears in Maplewood Township Municipal Court on a regular basis for private clients. With his breath of experience, Raymond Albert Raya, Esq. knows how to defend your rights and to successfully resolve your motor vehicle charge or criminal offense in Maplewood Township. Whether the offense is Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), Possession of Drugs/CDS or a minor moving violation, Raymond Albert Raya, Esq. possesses the unique insight and personal contacts to help you through this ordeal. Contact our office for a free consultation to see what we can do for you.
Maplewood Township Municipal Court
The Maplewood Township Municipal Court only hears misdemeanor criminal offenses and traffic offense cases. In some instances, individuals charged with more serious offenses will have their initial court appearance in Maplewood Township Municipal Court before their matter is transferred to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office in Newark. A conviction for a violation like DWI, driving while suspended, or possession of marijuana can tarnish your record for a long time. While the penalties of monetary fines, loss of driving privileges, community service, probation and sometimes even jail can be life-altering, the stigma of a having a criminal or motor vehicle conviction on your permanent record can haunt you for years to come. Our office fights to avoid these outcomes. We handle all Maplewood Township Municipal Court charges including Underage Drinking, Possession of Marijuana, Shoplifting, Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Mischief, Speeding, Reckless Driving, Racing, DWI, Refusal, driving without insurance and driving while suspended or revoked. We also help you seek the help you need if your actions were the result of a drug or alcohol addiction. If you are being prosecuted for a criminal charge or traffic ticket like one of these, give our offices a call and tell us about your situation.
The Maplewood Township Municipal Court is located at 1618 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2690. Their phone number there is (973) 762-2839 and the fax number is (973) 762-9367. The Honorable Stanley M. Varon is the presiding judge. Ryan X. Bancroft is the municipal court administrator. Find out more at http://www.twp.maplewood.nj.us/
Directions to Maplewood Township Municipal Court
Maplewood Township Municipal Building is located at 1618 Springfield Avenue, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2690.