Hopewell Borough

Traffic and Criminal Offenses

Town Overview

Hopewell Borough has some roads bundled together at its core. These roads house 2100 people. It is considered by many to be a nice place. Hopewell is possibly most famous for the Sourland Mountain Preserve that lies within its limits. Lucent Technologies and many other big names have a presence. Hopewell Rocky Hill Road (Route 518) cuts across the heart of this borough. Many offenses in Hopewell occur in residential areas. The Hopewell Borough Police maintain speed traps and check points on a fairly regular basis. Raymond Albert Raya, Esq. appears in Hopewell Borough 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 Hopewell Borough.  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.

Hopewell Borough Municipal Court

The Hopewell Borough 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 Hopewell Borough Municipal Court before their matter is transferred to the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office in Trenton.  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 Hopewell Borough 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 Hopewell Borough Municipal Court is located at 4 Columbia Avenue, Hopewell, NJ 08525. Their phone number there is (609) 466-0968 and the fax number is (609) 466-8511. The Honorable Robert Billmeier is the presiding judge. Cindy Hooven is the municipal court administrator. Find out more at http://www.hopewellboro-nj.us/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=35&Itemid=65

Directions to Hopewell Borough Municipal Court

Hopewell Borough Municipal Building is located at 4 Columbia Avenue, Hopewell, NJ 08525.


If you are arrested or charged in Hopewell Borough 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 Hopewell Borough Municipal Court located at 4 Columbia Avenue, Hopewell, NJ 08525, including DUI, DWI, Speeding, Driving While Uninsured, Underage Drinking, Driving While Suspended, Driving Without Insurance, Simple Assault, Harassment, Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief.