Berkeley Heights Township

Traffic and Criminal Offenses

Town Overview

Berkeley Heights Township in Union County has a population of about 13,500 people. It is located in the Watchung Mountain Range. The Watchung Reservation is less than a couple of miles away from the Municipal Court. Berkeley Heights Township is home to Alcatel Lucent Technologies and to Connell Corporate Center. Other attractions include Passaic River County Park which is in the area. The township organizes a Senior Citizens Art Exhibition every year. Routes 512, 622, 641 and Interstate-78 pass through the township. Many offenses in Berkeley Heights occur in residential areas. The Berkeley Heights Township Police maintain speed traps and check points on a fairly regular basis. Raymond Albert Raya, Esq. appears in Berkeley Heights 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 Berkeley Heights 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.

Berkeley Heights Township Municipal Court

The Berkeley Heights 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 Berkeley Heights Township Municipal Court before their matter is transferred to the Union County Prosecutor’s Office in Elizabeth.  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 Berkeley Heights 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.

Location

The Berkeley Heights Township Municipal Court is located at 360 Elkwood Avenue, New Providence, NJ 07974. Their phone number there is (908) 743-1055 and the fax number is (908) 665-9873. The Honorable Donald Bogosian is the presiding judge. Joan Bierbaum is the municipal court administrator. Find out more at http://www.berkeleyheightstwp.com/

Directions to Berkeley Heights Township Municipal Court

Berkeley Heights Township Municipal Building is located at 1 N Wood Ave, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07036.

From Route 22 West

Pass McDonald’s on the right. Make a right onto Bonnie Burn Road-Exit sign

marked “Scotch Plains, Fanwood, Berkeley Heights” continue straight on Bonnie

Burn Road,(approx. 4 miles) just before the RR Tracks turn left onto Park

Avenue. Municipal Building/Police Department is first building on right.

From Route 22 East

Past Sears; Terrill Road on Right. Follow exit marked marked “Scotch Plains,

Fanwood, Berkeley Heights”. Go over overpass and make a left at the light onto

Bonnie Burn Road. , (approx. 4 miles) Just before the railroad tracks turn right

onto Park Avenue. Municipal Building/Police Department is first building on right.

From Route 287 – Route 24 (Morristown)

Follow Route 24 to Route 78 West. Take Route 78 West to Exit 40. Stay right at

the exit onto 531 North. Follow 531 North to the blinking light, turn right at the

light onto Mountain Avenue. Make first left which is Park Avenue. Municipal

Building/Police Department is the last building on the left side of road.

From Garden State Parkway

Exit 142 onto Route 78 West. Take 78 West t to Exit 40. Stay right at the exit onto

531 North. Follow 531 North to the blinking light, turn right at the light onto

Mountain Avenue. Make first left which is Park Avenue. Municipal Building/Police

Department is the last building on the left side of road.

If you are arrested or charged in Berkeley Heights 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 Berkeley Heights Township Municipal Court located at 1 N Wood Ave, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07036, including DUI, DWI, Speeding, Driving While Uninsured, Underage Drinking, Driving While Suspended, Driving Without Insurance, Simple Assault, Harassment, Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief.