Lawyers for Cliffside Marijuana & Criminal Charges
Cliffside Park is a diverse community in eastern Bergen County. The municipal court is very busy, hearing cases involving marijuana possession, drunk driving, and other traffic tickets. Give us a call if you need help in Cliffside Park court. We have handled cases there and throughout Bergen County.
Cliffside Park Court & Police Info
As of 2010, there are 46 police officers working full time in Cliffside Park. There were reportedly 253 crimes that year registered by The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime Unit. There were no murders or rapes. The were 6 robberies, 26 assaults, 69 burglaries, 150 incidents of domestic violence, 1 bias crime, and 46 cases of police force accounted for.
The Cliffside Park Municipal Court is located in the Municipal Complex in Room 321 at 525 Palisades Ave Cliffside Park, NJ 07010. The Honorable Judge Michael Shuhala holds regular court sessions on Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm and special sessions for DWI cases are handled on Tuesdays. The court’s phone number is (201) 313-2018 and their office hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 am through 3:30 pm. The Court Administrator is Linda D’Angelo.
General Cliffside Park Facts
Cliffside Park, a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States is located approximately five miles north of New York City and is one mile north east of North Bergen, New Jersey. Situated between the George Washington Bridge and the Lincoln Tunnel, makes it easy for commuters which is about 30% of Cliffside Park’s residents. From sections of Ridgefield Park, Cliffside Park was created in 1895. The town’s population is 23,549, according to the 2010 census.
There are many things to do in Cliffside Park. The town has various recreational facilities, such as football fields, basketball courts, soccer fields and a roller hockey rink. There are plenty of restaurants to choose from as well, ranging from Italian to Turkish establishments. The townspeople take advantage of the easy access they have to all the nearby cities. Palisades Avenue and Anderson Avenue are two major roads in Cliffside Park. You can see the New York City skyline and the Hudson River from parts of Palisades Avenue, and Anderson Avenue is loaded with shops.
There are six public schools in Cliffside Park. Kids in pre-kindergarten and kindergarten may attend the Early Learning Center or one of the other schools from kindergarten through sixth grades such as the Number 3, 4 or 5 schools, respectively. The Number 6 School is for students from grades kindergarten through eighth. Cliffside Park High School serves students in grades ninth through twelfth, and students from nearby Fairview may attend as well. While there are no colleges within the town of Cliffside Park there are many in nearby New York City and the surrounding areas such as, Columbia University and Barnard College.
There are several fun facts about Cliffside Park for example, the 1988 movie Big, featuring Tom Hanks, had filmed many scenes in the town. Also the home the main characters have from the CBS show, The King of Queens, starring Kevin James and Leah Remini, is in Cliffside Park. Palisades Amusement Park was located in Cliffside Park, not be able to keep up with it’s success the park closed in 1971 and an apartment building took its’ place. U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg currently resides in Cliffside Park and Actor Joe Pantoliano and singer Gloria Gaynor were previous residents.