Roselle Municipal Court
Roselle Municipal Court is situated in the Borough Hall of Roselle, in the County of Union, New Jersey. It has jurisdiction over municipal or city ordinance or health code violations, criminal, DWI, traffic and vehicle matters. It also handles speeding ticket cases that New Jersey Police give. The New Jersey court rules are practiced in this court. The court judges oversee the administrative responsibility.
How can a person take the Online Municipal Case Resolution for their cases?
Roselle Municipal Court offers a new online municipal case resolution system. This system can resolve moving violation cases in which you received a ticket without any appearance in court. A person had to see whether their cases are eligible for this system or not using http://njmcdirect.com/. Enter your ticket number if you qualify, and then select the case dispute option. After this, the prosecutor reviewed your ticket and notified you of the recommendation.
How can I request a virtual court hearing?
Roselle Municipal Court, a virtual court hearing, is introduced to heal the crisis and avoid people gathering during the coronavirus. The court continues the virtual hearing for some non-serious cases in which appearance is not mandatory. The online case hearing is done through video-conferring or, in some cases, telephone calls. To request this, fill out the Virtual Court Hearing Consent Form, enter your name, summons number, email, and phone number and, add your signature, then mail it to the court. After receiving the form, the court will respond to you, and if you are eligible for the online hearing, the schedule with the link will be sent to you. Contact the court ten days before your plan if you need an interrupter. Please join the conferences 10 minutes before the actual time. Ensure your internet connection is strong, and wear an appropriate dress during the virtual hearing.
How to find records?
Roselle Municipal Court records information for cases are available in the town clerk’s and county clerk’s offices and found online on different websites. All the case information and trails are recorded and maintained by the county and clerk’s office. They can be searched online by using the following ways:
- Searching by case number
- Searching by name and city/state
- Searching by address
- Searching by phone
- Searching by email
Some records information for cases is not available online because they are confidential according to the law. These types of information are only available at the county court or county clerk’s office. They can be obtained by filing and sending a record request form. Fill in your name, phone number, email, address, city, state, zip code, and all other required information. Write an explanation of why you want this information. Send the fees for the copies of the record. $0.05 for letter size copy per page and $0.07 for legal size copy per page. After receiving the form, the court will respond with whether to provide this information. For more information about the public records, call or mail the court.
How to make payments?
Roselle Municipal Court payment for tickets and fines can be made in the following ways:
A person can pay for tickets and fines by visiting the court during regular court hours and paying in cash, checks, or with a card at the counter. 2.99% convenience and other charges will be applied if you make payment with a credit card. The in-person payment option has been closed for some time due to the coronavirus, but now it is again open.
A person can pay online using the online payment portal of New Jersey http://njmcdirect.com/. Select the city or court, enter your citation or ticket number and select the payment method. Service charges are applied in this case.
A Person can send a certified check or money order to the court’s mailing address. The address is 210 Chestnut St, Roselle, NJ 07203, United States. Cash or personal checks are not acceptable in the mail; only certified checks or money orders are accepted. Remember to write your citation when you send the payment, and mail the payment in a self-addressed, stamped envelope if you want a receipt.
A person can also make a payment by putting the amount envelope with the citation number in the drop box next to the back entrance door closest to the Police Department.
How to send a plea by mail to the court?
Roselle Municipal Court plea by mail can be sent by filling in all the information required in the form of a plea by mail. The plea is written in your defense for the case. Two types of plea can be written in your defense that are:
Plea of Guilty
Write a guilty plea if you admit you violated the law or committed a crime. Write an explanation of your crime or anything you want to say related to your offense. The court will review your application and respond to whether you had to come to the court or only pay the fine.
Plea of Not Guilty
If you do not accept your offense and deny all the violations against you, then enter this plea. You had to write all the proof in your defense and explain the facts that can prove you are innocent. The court will review your application and send you a schedule for your court appearance, and you have to appear on time. You had to appear with all the proof you wrote while sending the plea. Hire an attorney in this case.
Finally, write the date and signature and send it to the court.
How can I complain to the court?
Roselle Municipal Court Complaint Forms are available on the website. If you want to complain against someone, then fill out the form. Read all the information on filing a complaint and then write your data and the name and address of the person you are complaining about. Send the form to the court.
When will the court session be held?
The Roselle Municipal Court session will be held every Thursday at 9:00 am.
Can I apply for bail against fines, cost and waiver of right if I do not appear on my schedule at the court?
Yes, you can apply for bail against fines, cost and waiver of rights if you do not appear on my schedule at the court by sending an authorization form to the court.
What happens if I do not pay the fine on time?
If you do not pay the fine on time, an additional fine will be added to the previous fine, and your license or insurance will be suspended.