Guttenberg Borough

Traffic and Criminal Offenses

Town Overview

A town of 11,000 people, Guttenberg is a densely populated area in a base area of 0.2 square miles. It is well-served by the NJ Transit bus shuttle between Guttenberg and midtown NY and other points in Hudson County. The town hall of Guttenberg houses the Municipal Court and several other town departments. The town has a diverse population with Hispanics forming the largest group (nearly 50%). Prudential Insurance Company built the Galaxy apartment complex in 1970. There are 3 towers which are high-rise buildings with an octagonal top-view facing the Hudson River. Many offenses in Guttenberg occur in residential areas. The Guttenberg Borough Police maintain speed traps and check points on a fairly regular basis. Raymond Albert Raya, Esq. appears in Guttenberg Town 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 Guttenberg 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.

The Town of Guttenberg Municipal Court

The Guttenberg 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 Guttenberg Town Municipal Court before their matter is transferred to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office in Jersey Town.  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 Guttenberg Town 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 Guttenberg Municipal Court is located 6808 Park Ave, Guttenberg, NJ 07093. Their phone number there is (201) 868-2923 and the fax number is (201) 868-6839. The Honorable Frank Leanza is the presiding judge. Alida Buczynski is the court administrator. Find out more at

Directions to the Guttenberg Municipal Court

The Guttenberg Municipal Court Municipal Building is located at 6808 Park Ave, Guttenberg, NJ 07093.

If you are arrested or charged in Guttenberg Township, contact an attorney immediately to begin working on your case. You are not alone in this suffering.  Our office stands ready to shoulder your burden and guide you every step of the way.
The Law Offices of Raymond Albert Raya, Esq. is located at 54 Court Street, Freehold, New Jersey 07728, and our office defends individuals arrested and charged with criminal and traffic offenses in Guttenberg Town Municipal Court, 6808 Park Ave, Guttenberg, NJ 07093, including DUI, DWI, Speeding, Driving While Uninsured, Underage Drinking, Driving While Suspended, Driving Without Insurance, Simple Assault, Harassment, Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief.