Freehold Moving Traffic Ticket Defense Attorneys

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In New Jersey, you can lose your driving privileges for accumulating too many points against you for moving violations. Points against you will not only get you closer to losing your driver’s license; in New Jersey, they can also increase the amount of your MVC fines for future violations. The chart at the bottom of the page outlines the points against your driver’s license if found guilty of the moving violation listed.

If you receive a traffic ticket for a moving violation, you should contact an experienced defense attorney to help you avoid the points associated with a moving violation in New Jersey. An experienced lawyer may be able to help you avoid points, thus keeping your insurance rates down and allowing your driving record to remain in tact.

Experienced Freehold, Toms River, and Point Pleasant New Jersey Speeding Ticket Defense Lawyers

Speeding tickets are the most common moving violations. Everyone has seen speed traps along the turnpike, freeways and highways, as well as residential streets and roads. Unfortunately, a few have been caught in these speed traps and received a moving traffic violation citation in the form of a speeding ticket.

The Central New Jersey criminal defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Mallon & Tranger have over 30 years of experience assisting individuals with criminal matters including traffic violations such as speeding. We will fight for your rights. The New Jersey criminal defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Mallon & Tranger have the knowledge and experience to handle your speeding ticket or other moving traffic violation.

Contact an Experienced New Jersey Traffic Ticket Defense Attorney

We understand the consequences of a traffic or speeding violation conviction in New Jersey. For that reason, our criminal defense team either skillfully negotiates a favorable plea or aggressively fights any charges of speeding or other moving violation that has points attached to it. Our track record of success speaks for itself.

We invite you to please call our Freehold, Point Pleasant or Tom’s River Mallon & Tranger office locations at 732-780-0230, or by filling out our contact intake form.

NJSA POINT SCHEDULE

NJSA
Section
Offense Points
New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway and Atlantic City Expressway
27:23–29 Moving against traffic

2

27:23–29 Improper passing

4

27:23–29 Unlawful use of median strip

2

All roads and highways
39:3–20 Operating constructor vehicle in excess of 45 mph

3

39:4–14.3 Operating motorized bicycle on a restricted highway

2

39:4–14.3d More than one person on a motorized bicycle

2

39:4–35 Failure to yield to pedestrian in crosswalk

2

39:4–36 Failure to yield to pedestrian in crosswalk; passing a vehicle yielding to pedestrian in crosswalk

2

39:4– 41 Driving through safety zone

2

39:4–52 Racing on highway

5

39:4–55 Improper action or omission on grades and curves

2

39:4–57 Failure to observe direction of officer

2

39:4–66 Failure to stop vehicle before crossing sidewalk

2

39:4–66.1 Failure to yield to pedestrians or vehicles while entering or leaving highway

2

39:4–66.2 Driving on public or private property to avoid a traffic sign or signal

2

39:4–71 Operating a motor vehicle on a sidewalk

2

39:4–80 Failure to obey direction of officer

2

39:4–81 Failure to observe traffic signals* (Red Light Camera- 0 pts.)

2

*No points assessed for red light camera violation

0

39:4–82 Failure to keep right

2

39:4–82.1 Improper operating of vehicle on divided highway or divider

2

39:4–83 Failure to keep right at intersection

2

39:4–84 Failure to pass to right of vehicle proceeding in opposite direction

5

39:4–85 Improper passing on right or off roadway

4

39:4–85.1 Wrong way on a one-way street

2

39:4–86 Improper passing in no passing zone

4

39:4–87 Failure to yield to overtaking vehicle

2

39:4–88 Failure to observe traffic lanes

2

39:4–89 Tailgating

5

39:4–90 Failure to yield at intersection

2

39:4–90.1 Failure to use proper entrances to limited access highways

2

39:4–91–92 Failure to yield to emergency vehicles

2

39:4–96 Reckless driving

5

39:4–97 Careless driving

2

39:4–97a Destruction of agricultural or recreational property

2

39:4–97.1 Slow speed blocking traffic

2

39:4–97.2 Driving in an unsafe manner (points only for third or subsequent offense within five years of most recent 39:4-97.2 conviction)

4

39:4–98 Exceeding maximum speed 1-14 mph over limit

2

Exceeding maximum speed 15-29 mph over limit

4

Exceeding maximum speed 30 mph or more over limit

5

39:4–105 Failure to stop for traffic light

2

39:4–115 Improper turn at traffic light

3

39:4–119 Failure to stop at flashing red signal

2

39:4–122 Failure to stop for police whistle

2

39:4–123 Improper right or left turn

3

39:4–124 Improper turn from approved turning course

3

39:4–125 Improper u-turn

3

39:4–126 Failure to give proper signal

2

39:4–127 Improper backing or turning in street

2

39:4–127.1 Improper crossing of railroad grade crossing

2

39:4–127.2 Improper crossing of bridge

2

39:4–128 Improper crossing of railroad grade crossing by certain vehicles

2

39:4–128.1 Improper passing of school bus

5

39:4–128.4 Improper passing of frozen dessert truck

4

39:4–129 Leaving the scene of an accident –
no personal injury

2

Personal injury

8

39:4–144 Failure to observe stop or yield signs

2

39:5C–1 Racing on highway

5

39:5D–4 Moving violation committed out-of-state

2

 

 

Our Office Locations

Freehold

86 Court Street,
Freehold NJ 07728

Telephone: 732-780-0230
Fax: 732-780-5002

Toms River

250 Washington St
Toms River NJ 08753

Telephone: 732-780-0230
Fax: 732-780-5002

Point Pleasant

3247 Route 88
Point Pleasant NJ 08742

Telephone: 732-780-0230
Fax: 732-780-5002