255 Oak Avenue
Toms River, NJ 08753
(732) 797-3914
(Fax) 732-341-3074

General information for traffic or criminal, ext. 1050
Bail issues, ext. 1064
Community service/IDRC/weekend jail sentence/non-compliance, ext. 1063
Adjournment request , ext. 1062
(Request for adjournments will not be granted on the day of court)

Court Administrator, ext. 1060
Asst. Court Administrator, ext. 1059
Chief Violation Supervisor, ext. 1058

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Court Session for the Municipal Court are as follows:

 Monday:  9:00 am and 11:00 am
               12:30 pm and 2:30 pm

Wednesday:  (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
                        8:30 am
                        4:00 pm

Thursday:  (2nd)
                   8:30 am
                   1:00 pm

Friday:  (1st)
             9:00 am Trial Session
             1:00 pm Trial session


Toms River Township Municipal Court is the 7th largest municipal court in the State of New Jersey. The mission of court is to efficiently and expeditiously adjudicate all cases filed within our jurisdiction while providing exemplary customer service. Our goal is to effectively, fairly and efficiently provide service to this community.


The Honorable James A. Liguori, Chief Judge and the Honorable Damian G. Murray preside over the Toms River Township Municipal Court. Court sessions are on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. The court processed over 23,000 filings last year. This would include DWI cases and other traffic offenses as well as criminal cases including local ordinances.


The Toms River Municipal Court also provides Citizen Dispute Resolution Sessions wherein services are provided by trained volunteer mediators. Mediation sessions are held every Monday afternoon. Many citizen matters are successfully resolved without the necessity of a trial.


We are an independent branch of government constitutionally entrusted with the fair and just resolution of disputes in order to preserve the rule of law and to protect the rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and law of the United States and this State.


Frequently Asked Questions 
Forms, Applications & Downloads

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NJ Motor Vehicle Commission

N.J. State Police
(609) 882-2000

N.J. Motor Vehicle Commission
(609) 292-6500

Ocean County Prosecutor Office
(732) 929-2027

Ocean County IDRC
(732) 341-9700
Press 3, then 1

Adult Supervision
(732) 929-2067

Community Service
(732) 831-7999

Ocean County Jail
(732) 929-2043




Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 728,
Toms River, New Jersey 08754-0728
Town Hall located at:
33 Washington Street
Toms River, New Jersey 08753