Marian Ragusa, Municipal Court Judge

Deborah Becker, Municipal Court Administrator

Brittany Linz, Deputy Municipal Court Administrator

Stacy Watson, Clerk

Kate Bittner, Clerk P/T

 2 South Boyd Street
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Phone: (609) 465-8729
Fax: (609) 465-4015

Email: click on the person’s name above

Office Hours: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday
Closed Holidays and the Friday after Thanksgiving

The Court will follow this schedule:

9:00 am Pleas Traffic

10:00 am Not Guilty Pleas – Prosecutor

11:00 am Criminal Contested

2:00 pm Public Defender

Trials:  3:00pm and 4:00 pm

Commonly Charges Offenses:

TITLE 39 OFFENSE PENALTY
3-4 Unregistered Vehicle $54.00
3-29 Failure to exhibit documents $180.00
3-33 Unclear Plates $54.00
3-66 Maintenance of Lamps $54.00
3-76.2f Failure to Wear Seatbelt $46.00
4-81 Failure to Observe Signal $85.00
4-85 Improper Passing $85.00
4-124 Failure to Turn $85.00
4-144 Failure to Stop or Yield $85.00
8.1 Failure to Inspect $130.00
8-4 Failure to make repairs $130.00
4-97 Careless Driving $85.00
4-98 Speeding ~ Exceeding the speed limit by:
1-9 MPH
$85.00
10-14 MPH
$95.00
15-19 MPH
$105.00
20-24 MPH
$200.00
236-18 Prohibited Parking Areas $35.00
236-19 No Stopping or Standing $35.00
236-21 Time Limit Parking $35.00
236-22 Loading Zone $35.00
236-28 Parking $35.00
236-29 Speed Limits $35.00
236-30 One Way Streets $35.00

If the Offense is not listed above, or if it occurred in either a 65 mph Zone or Construction Zone,

Please contact the Court to determine if is a Mandatory Court Appearance or the payable amount.