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Cranford Municipal Court

Marijuana Possession, Harassment, Simple Assault & Other Charges in Cranford New Jersey

Cranford is one of the busiest municipalities in Union County for criminal and traffic charges. The presence of the Garden State Parkway (i.e. milepost 137.59 to 138.74) and New Jersey Route 28, a busy downtown business district, and its proximity to major cities like Linden and Elizabeth, make Cranford a prime source of offenses. There are certainly some tickets and complaints that are filed more frequently in this township than others including:

Our lawyers have been defending individuals charged in Cranford with just about every criminal and motor vehicle offense set forth by law. More importantly, our defense attorneys have a long track history of success that spans over a century between the eight members of our team. To speak to an attorney at The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, including one of our several former prosecutors about the charge you are facing, contact our Union NJ Office at 908-272-1700. Initial consultations are free of charge so do not hesitate to give us a call.

Cranford Municipal Court

Cranford Municipal Court is responsible for deciding criminal charges like possession of marijuana, disorderly conduct, simple assault, harassment, drug paraphernalia, criminal mischief, obstructing the administration of law, driving while suspended, operating without insurance and possession of CDS in a motor vehicle.

Address: 8 Springfield Ave., Cranford, NJ 07016

Telephone Number: 908-709-7242

Administrator: Lorraine Powell

Prosecutor: Robert P. Donovan, Esq.

Court Sessions: Wednesday at 5:30 PM


The Cranford Municipal Court has jurisdiction to decide motor vehicle violations, disorderly persons offenses and ordinance infractions issued within the 4.86 square miles of the township. This includes tickets and summonses issued by not only members of the Cranford Police Department but also those issued by the New Jersey State Police in the area of Exits 136 & 137. Indictable offenses that involve a crime of the first, second, third or fourth degree fall outside local authority and must be forwarded to the Union County Superior Court, Elizabeth, NJ, for resolution. Common felony charges of this nature include cocaine possession, burglary, aggravated assault, eluding and identity theft.

Frequently Asked Questions: Criminal or Serious Motor Vehicle Charge In Cranford NJ

The following are some of the more frequently asked questions by individuals facing criminal or traffic offenses in Cranford:

Cranford NJ Criminal Attorney

An attorney at The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall can assist you with more detailed questions concerning an arrest or summons in Cranford. Our experience is extensive in criminal defense and in the Union County court system with over 100 years in practice combined. Contact our lawyers anytime around the clock for a free consultation at 908-272-1700. We have the tenacity and knowledge to meet this challenge. A Cranford NJ Criminal Attorney is available to assist you immediately without obligation.

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