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The structure of New Jersey’s court system is made up of the following:
- County Superior Court
- Municipal Court
- Civil Court (upper and lower)
New Jersey Superior Courts
Take note that in New Jersey, felonies are referenced as ‘indictable offenses’ and misdemeanors as ‘disorderly persons offenses’. Similar to most states, all indictable offense records are centralized at the county courthouse.
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New Jersey Municipal Courts
The Municipal Courts are considered courts of limited jurisdiction. Municipal Courts handle cases that happen within the boundaries of its municipality.
This includes cases involving:
- Minor criminal offenses
- Motor vehicle and parking tickets
- Municipal ordinance violations
- Miscellaneous offenses such as fish and game violations.