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Disorderly Conduct Lawyer in Belmar

Belmar Disorderly Persons Offenses

The Belmar criminal attorneys of Villani & DeLuca are experienced in handling all indictable offenses in addition to disorderly persons offenses. These offenses are of a general category that are often written by Belmar Police Officers. Although they occur year round, Belmar disorderly persons offenses are very common during the summer months due to the tremndous increase in population.  Many vacationers visit Belmar during the summer time with a party mindset where alcohol and tomfoolery abound.  Disorderly persons offenses and petty disorderly persons offenses can result in: fines of up to $1,000.00 along with other administrative costs and monetary penalties, a payment for restitution, probation, and up to six months in jail.

Disorderly Conduct in Belmar (N.J.S. 2C: 33-2)

Belmar Police Officers often write the common disorderly persons offense of disorderly conduct. Disorderly conduct is an offense that is written when a person causes a disturbance, inconvenience, annoyance, or alarm to the public. Usually this occurs when a person engages in a fight, engages in tumultuous behavior, or creates a hazardous condition. Furthermore, a disorderly conduct charge can be written if offensive language is used in a public setting. Yelling loud and offensive language on the street after leaving a local bar could result in a disorderly conduct offense.

If you have been charged with a disorderly conduct offense, call the experienced Belmar criminal defense lawyers of Villani & DeLuca at 732-456-6510 for a free initial consultation.

Belmar Seafood Festival Will Bring Large Crowds

With Large Crowds and Traffic, Belmar Police Will See Disorderly Conduct

Belmar, this weekend, will host the 26th Annual Seafood Festival, which is sure to bring large crowds and possibly disorderly conduct. Anytime large crowds gather, Belmar police are on high alert. Disorderly conduct is a “catch all” charge that can be written to abate a lot of different types of behavior. In general, disorderly conduct is written in Belmar when there is a disturbance of the public peace. Disorderly conduct can mean, fighting, threatening, using loud and offensive behavior, and other disturbances. If you are charged with disorderly conduct in Belmar during the seafood festival, you may face a fine of $500.00, possible jail time, and fines and other penalties.

Heavy Traffic At Seafood Festival May Lead To Motor Vehicle Violations In Belmar

Due the amount of motor vehicle traffic, Belmar will most likely see an increase in traffic violations during the Seafood Festival. Police officers may write charges for failing to yield to a pedestrian, speeding, failure to observe traffic signs, and even careless or reckless driving. These are very common offenses and you may have the opportunity to mitigate the penalties of each in a court appearance. Many of the offenses come with drivers license points which can have an adverse effect on your car insurance premiums.

Call Villani & DeLuca If You Have Been Charged With Disorderly Conduct In Belmar

You do not have to plead guilty and pay a fine or worse if you have been charged with disorderly conduct or a motor vehicle violation. The attorneys of Villani & DeLuca often defend clients in Belmar Municipal Court. Call 732-456-6510 today for a free initial consultation.