FAQ's (Frequently Asked Questions):
Q: How can someone pay a summons?
A: A summons can be paid online by accessing njmcdirect.com or in person at the Village Hall on the fourth level.
Parking summons cannot be handled via the Online Municipal Court Resolution Portal - it is for only traffic tickets.
Municipal Court Plea By Mail - ( Prior Approval from the court is required for the use of this form )
Additional Information Regarding NJ Municipal Courts is available at www.judiciary.state.nj.us
Authorization to apply bail against fine(s) and costs and waiver of rights
Local Supplemental Violations Bureau Schedule
Effective August 3, 2020 - The public can now ask the municipal prosecutor to review their traffic matters and may be able to resolve their case without having to appear in person, under a recent change to municipal court operations in New Jersey.
The Judiciary’s Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) program, which started in mid-May in approximately 30 municipal courts, allows court users to dispute a charge and provide information or evidence to municipal prosecutors online. The ODR program applies to 37 traffic offenses, such as speeding, failure to have an insurance card, or failure to yield, where defendants commonly provide additional documentation and seek a reduced charge before pleading guilty.
OPENING STATEMENT TO BE READ BEFORE COURT BY DEFENDANTS:
Click on the underlined link/Haz clic en el enlace subrayado
ENGLISH - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_zJg-XLde0
ESPAÑOL - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Et1A7CbdjjA
Municipal Court sessions are all open to the public
Municipal Court sessions will now be conducted virtually/remotely to minimize exposure to COVID-19. Accordingly, all complainants, defendants, attorneys, victims are to contact the municipal court via email at Kimberly.email@example.com to provide your full name, e-mail address, and cell phone number within seven days of a court notice.
201-670-5500, ext. 2215
201-670-5500, ext. 2216
201-670-5500, ext. 2217
201-670-5500, ext. 2219
Monday - Friday
131 N Maple Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Phone: (201) 670-5500 ext. 5501
Fax: (201) 670-5569
Ridgewood Village Hall Court Room
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