Surf City DWI/DUI Attorney
Surf City is a borough in Ocean County. Surf City is one of the six municipalities that are located on Long Beach Island with an approximate population of 1,442 people during the winter months. Surf City is 57 miles (92 km) east-southeast of Philadelphia and 71 miles (114 km) south of New York City. Home to the first big boarding hotel on the New Jersey Coast — called the Mansion of Health, which burned down in 1874 — the population of Surf City swells significantly during the summertime.
The Surf City Police Department issues a lot of DWI tickets to motorists who are stopped for traffic violations in Surf City. A DUI ticket in New Jersey is a traffic offense, not a criminal offense. However, the fines and penalties are substantial. They include a mandatory loss of license, potential jail time, potential installation of an ignition interlock device, community service, alcohol education classes, and mandatory fines. If you have been issued a DWI ticket in Surf City, you need an experienced and aggressive DWI defense attorney.
Attorney John W. Tumelty represents persons charged with DWI in Surf City. John W. Tumelty is a former state prosecutor and former assistant Atlantic County prosecutor and has been handling DWI cases for 30 years. Mr. Tumelty is a New Jersey Supreme Court-Certified Criminal Trial Attorney and is well-known in Ocean County and Atlantic County for being an aggressive DUI defense attorney.
Surf City DWI attorney John W. Tumelty is available 24 hours a day to discuss your case. The initial consultation is free of charge. To speak with an experienced attorney today, contact the Law Offices of John W. Tumelty at 609-390-4600.