Sussex County NJ Gun Lawyers
Firearms Defense Attorneys in Newton, New Jersey
Gun laws in Sussex County control your ability to legally purchase all firearms including rifles, shotguns and handguns. In addition, if you’re accused of a firearms offense by the Sussex County Prosecutor’s, New Jersey’s complex and strict gun laws will control the outcome of your case. Fortunately, the experienced weapons attorneys at the Tormey Law Firm are fully familiar with all aspects of the firearms laws in New Jersey and Sussex County and they’re ready to help you with fighting allegations of a weapons related crime or assist you with obtaining a Firearms Purchaser Identification Card. In addition, if your weapons have been seized by law enforcement as a result of a domestic violence dispute, the knowledgeable firearms attorneys at the Tormey Law Firm are available to discuss your case and legal options with you at 201-556-1570. We represent clients throughout Sussex County including in Newton, Sparta, Vernon, Hopatcong, and Byram.
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SUSSEX COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT
The New Jersey Superior Court, Sussex County Criminal Division will be the court that will hear any gun related offenses brought against you by the Sussex County Prosecutor’s office. The Sussex County Courthouse is open from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday and is located at 43-47 High Street, Newton, NJ 07860, phone: (973) 579-0675. For more information regarding the Sussex County Superior Court, click here. For directions to the Sussex County Courthouse, click here.
The presiding judge of the Morris/Sussex Vicinage is the Honorable Stephen J. Taylor, P.J.Cr., phone: 973-656-4049. The Sussex County Criminal Division office is located at the Sussex County Judicial Center, 43-47 High Street, Newton, NJ 07860. The Criminal Division Manager is Daniel J. Kenny, 973-326-6995. For more information on the Sussex County Criminal Division, click here.
SUSSEX COUNTY PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE
If you’ve been charged with a weapons offense such as unlawful possession of a weapon, the Sussex County Prosecutor’s office will be prosecuting your case. Some common weapons related criminal charges are:
- Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose
- Certain Persons Not to Possess Weapons
- BB Guns, Airsoft Guns, Pellet Guns
- Sawed off Shotguns
- Unlawful Disposition of a Firearm
The Sussex County’s Prosecutor’s office is located at 19-21 High Street, Newton, NJ 07860, phone: (973) 383-1570. For more information on the Sussex County Prosecutor’s Office, click here.
If you’ve been accused of domestic violence and your firearms have been seized by the Sussex County Prosecutor’s office, the Domestic Violence Unit will handle the seizure, and eventual return or forfeiture of your weapons. For more information on the Domestic Violence Unit, click here.
APPLYING FOR FID CARD/HANDGUN PERMIT IN SUSSEX COUNTY
If you are a resident of Sussex 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. To find the contact information for the police department in your municipality in Sussex County, click here. To learn more about the gun permit application process, visit our Gun Permit Process in NJ page.
PLACES TO SHOOT/PLACES TO PURCHASE FIREARMS IN SUSSEX COUNTY
If you live in Sussex County and you’re interested in visiting a shooting range or purchasing a handgun, rifle, or shotgun, visit one of the following places:
- Cherry Ridge Range, 100 Range Road, Highland Lakes, NJ 07422, 201-891-2376
- Franklin Revolver & Rifle Association, Inc. 10 Buckwheat Rd, Franklin, NJ 07416, 973-383-4994;
- Al’s Custom Gun Smithing, 151 Maple Rd Franklin, NJ 07416, 973-827-3929
- Griffin & Howe at Hudson Farm, 270 Stanhope Sparta Rd, Andover, NJ 07821, Phone:(973) 398-2670
- Red Dot Firearms, LLC, 22 Main Street, Stanhope, NJ 07874, 973-527-5080