Passaic County NJ Gun Lawyers
Experienced Weapons Attorneys in Paterson, New Jersey
There are a plethora of reasons why you may find yourself involved with a gun-related issue in Passaic County, New Jersey. You may have been charged with a criminal weapons offense, which requires you to appear in the Criminal Division of the Passaic County Superior Court. Or perhaps you were accused of an act of domestic violence and authorities confiscated your weapons. You may need to address this matter with the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office’s Domestic Violence Unit. Or maybe you filed your application for a Permit to Purchase a Handgun, Firearms Purchaser Identification Card, or Permit to Carry a Handgun in Passaic County, and it was denied. If you choose to seek an appeal, your hearing will be held in the Passaic County Superior Court. The potential situations are vast and varied; however, a knowledgeable New Jersey weapons attorney can help you to successfully address any of these matters. At The Tormey Law Firm, we do just that. We represent clients throughout Passaic County including in Paterson, Woodland Park, Little Falls, Totowa, Clifton, and Wayne.
With a team of seasoned criminal defense attorneys, former gun prosecutors, and a former member of the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office’s Weapons Forfeiture Unit, we have the knowledge and experience to achieve superior results in a wide range of gun-related matters for clients in Passaic County and throughout New Jersey. To discuss your current circumstances and find the answers you need to move forward, contact our offices at (201)-556-1570 for a cost-free consultation.
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Passaic County Superior Court Information
The Passaic County Superior Court is located at 77 Hamilton St, Paterson, New Jersey, 07505. The main court office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and can be reached at (973) 247-8000. For additional information about the court, access the Passaic County Superior Court website.
Passaic County Superior Court Criminal Division
If you have been charged with a criminal weapons offense in Passaic County, you will be required to appear in the Passaic County Superior Court, Criminal Division. Some of the most common weapons charges issued in Passaic County include:
- Unlawful possession of a weapon – N.J.S.A. 2C:39-5
- Possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose – N.J.S.A. 2C: 39-4
- Unlawful Possession of a BB Gun, Airsoft Gun, or Pellet Gun – N.J.S.A. 2C:39-5(b)
- Unlawful Disposition of a Firearm – N.J.S.A. 2C:39-9
- Certain Persons Not to Possess Weapons – N.J.S.A. 2C:39-7
If you have been charged with one of the crimes above, or another weapons offense, your case will be handled by the Passaic County Superior Court, Criminal Division. The presiding judge in the division is the Honorable Marilyn C. Clark, PJC. The division manager is Edward Wingren. The division can be reached directly at 973-247-8344.
Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office
If you have been charged with a criminal weapons offense in Passaic County, your case will be prosecuted by a member of the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office. The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office is located at 401 Grand St #7, Paterson, New Jersey, 07505. The office can be reached at (973) 881-4800. For additional information, access the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office’s website.
Passaic County Domestic Violence Unit
The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office’s Domestic Violence unit is responsible for handling all weapons forfeiture matters that arise from domestic violence incidents. In other words, if your weapons were seized in connection with a domestic violence incident, this unit will conduct an investigation to assess the appropriateness of returning your weapons. They will also represent the State in weapons forfeiture hearings.
Applying for a Gun Permit in Passaic County
If you are a resident of Passaic County, you can apply for a gun permit at your local police department or submit your application to the Chief of the New Jersey State Police. For information about each of the municipalities in Passaic County and their associated police departments, click here. To learn more about the gun permit application process, visit our Gun Permit Process in NJ page.
Shooting Ranges in Passaic County NJ
If you are searching for a shooting range in Passaic County, Gun for Hire is a local range located at 1267 McBride Ave, Woodland Park, New Jersey, 07424. They can be reached directly at 888-Gun For Hire (888-486-3674) or via email at info@GunForHire.com. You can also visit their website at GunforHire.com for additional information.
For a free consultation regarding your gun-related issue in Passaic County, contact our law offices at (201)-556-1570 today. One of our highly knowledgeable New Jersey weapons attorneys is available to immediately assist you.