Categories for Criminal Defense

Roadmap for Early Termination of Probation in New Jersey

June 10, 2022
Procedure and Requirements to File a Motion for Early Termination of Your Probation in West Long Branch, NJ

A petition for early termination of probation can be filed if a person completes a series of important steps and meets certain requirements in New Jersey. If you have recently been sentenced to probation following a conviction, or if you are currently subject to a period of probation as a condition of your sentence in […]

Read More

Here Comes the Sun…and Juvenile Crimes in New Jersey

May 25, 2022
Juvenile Offenses Tend to Rise During the Summer Time in NJ

Why Do Juvenile Crimes Tend to Increase During the Summer Time? As parents, educators, and guardians, we all do the best we can to provide a nurturing environment for our young people to grow up. However, there are a multitude of young people who do not have the support they need to stay out of […]

Read More

NJ Drug Court: A Way to Break the Cycle of Dependency and Avoid Prison

May 19, 2022
How Drug Courts Work in Monmouth, NJ

Drug Court is a Probation Program That Offers an Alternative to Prison for Those Who Have Been Charged with a Drug-Related Crime in New Jersey. In New Jersey, there is a court system for working with individuals who have been accused of committing crimes and are dependent on drugs. These drug courts, often called ‘recovery […]

Read More

Underage Drinking and Alcohol Possession Charges in NJ

April 12, 2022
Underage Drinking, Possession, and Consumption of Alcohol in New Jersey

Underage Drinking – Possession and Consumption of Alcohol Underage Laws and Penalties Criminal Defense Attorneys Defending Underage Drinking Charges in Belmar, Red Bank, Manasquan, Asbury Park, and throughout Monmouth County Drinking alcohol can be dangerous, especially for underage drivers whose only objective is to become as inebriated as possible as quickly as possible. According to […]

Read More

Removal from the Megan’s Law Sex Offender Registry in New Jersey

March 14, 2022
Elements Considered to Be Eligible to be Removed From Megan´s Law in NJ

Learn more about whether it is possible to be removed from Megan’s Law and what factors must be considered in the removal process. The Jacob Wetterling Crimes Against Children and Sexually Violent Offender Registration Act was passed by the federal legislature in 1994, and, subsequently, Megan’s Law was passed in 1996. The federal laws, as […]

Read More

How Can a Traffic Stop Turn Into Criminal Charges in NJ?

March 7, 2022
Traffic Stops Leading to Criminal Charges in Bergen County, NJ

Skilled Defense Lawyers Explain How Arrests during Motor Vehicle Stops May Eventually Develop into Criminal Charges in Monmouth County, NJ When we are driving and see those red and blue flashing lights behind us, everyone’s heart rate goes up substantially, even if we think we haven’t done anything wrong. It could be a broken taillight […]

Read More

License Suspension for Unpaid Child Support in New Jersey

November 27, 2021
License Suspension for Child Support in New Jersey

Explore with our attorneys what child support license suspensions are and how New Jersey laws have been updated to lend a more just system. In New Jersey, the suspension of a driver’s license has long been used as a way to penalize parents who are delinquent in making required child support payments. While this technique […]

Read More

Criminal Coercion in New Jersey

September 19, 2021
Criminal Coercion in New Jersey

Criminal Defense Attorneys Explain Charges for Criminal Coercion in Freehold, Holmdel, Neptune, and other Monmouth County areas As New Jersey and United States citizens, we have many freedoms protected by the state and federal legal systems. One of these freedoms is to be protected from having our free will withheld by force. In the case […]

Read More

Probation Violation Hearings in NJ: How to Fight Getting Your Probation Revoked & Avoid Jail

August 13, 2021
Probation Violation Hearings: How to Fight Getting Your Probation Revoked & Avoid Jail

Both probation and parole require an individual to follow certain rules and submit to warrantless searches without probable cause. With the support of many community-based corrections and “Focus on the Victim (FOV)” restorative justice programs, through probation or parole, thousands of New Jersey citizens are granted a second chance and are leading productive lives as […]

Read More

Criminal Background Checks: Are Arrest Records in New Jersey Public?

July 29, 2021
Criminal Background Checks: Are Arrest Records in New Jersey Public?

Can I Get a Copy of My Criminal Record or Check Someone Else’s? Job seekers with criminal records have rights and often worry about the negative impact an arrest record may have on future employment opportunities. Unless your records were expunged, anyone with internet access can potentially view your criminal history or make it available […]

Read More