Camden County Arrest, Court, and Public Records

Crime Numbers

The New Jersey State Police provides an annual Uniform Crime Report detailing crime incidences and trends in all the counties and cities of the state. Its 2016 report shows that there were 57 murders, 149 rapes, 726 robberies, and 1,427 aggravated assaults in Camden County. In the same year, incidences of property crimes include 2,591 burglaries, 8,823 larceny thefts, and 928 motor vehicle thefts.

Compared to 2012 figures, the five-year crime trend in Camden County indicates that rape was the only crime with higher incidences. Rape rate grew by 33%, a hike that was partly due to the law enforcement agencies expanding the definition of the crime. Murder, robbery, and aggravated assault rates dipped by 19.7%, 38.6%, and 19.4% respectively between 2012 and 2016. In the same period, burglary, larceny, and motor vehicle theft rates declined by 34.9%, 22.1%, and 33.3% respectively.

Criminal Records

There are three law enforcement agencies in Camden County. These are the Camden County Sheriff’s Department, the Camden County Police Department, and the New Jersey State Police.

The State Police is responsible for providing criminal history records. It offers these records along with its fingerprinting service. Download, print, and complete a Universal Fingerprint Form A. Get the Universal Fingerprint Form B to get notarized criminal records. Schedule an appointment with IDEMIA, the third-party agency that provides live scan fingerprinting services. Do this online on the website www.bioapplicant.com/nj. Alternatively, call the toll-free line, 1-877-503-5981 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. from Monday through Friday. You can also make an appointment by telephone on Saturday when you call between 8:00 a.m. and 12 noon. Bring the completed form to the appointment. The New Jersey State Police charges $40.66 plus $10 vendor fee and state tax for this service.

Depending on where the incident occurred, offense and accident reports for Camden County are available from the Sheriff’s Department and the Police Department.Here are the contact information for these law enforcement agencies:

Camden County Police Department
800 Federal Street
Camden, NJ 08103
Phone: (856) 757-7400

Camden County Sheriff’s Department
Room 100, 520 Market Street
Camden, NJ 08102
Phone: (856) 225-5470

The New Jersey State Police is responsible for maintaining the state’s sex offender registry. This registry contains information about Tier 3 (most like to re-offend) and some Tier 2 (moderate risk) registered sex offenders. By law, it makes this registry publicly available online. Search the New Jersey Sex Offender Registry for offenders living in Camden County by zip codes, street addresses, and cities in the county. You can also do a name search to find individual sex offenders.

The Camden County Correctional Facility is the main adult detention center in the county. This county jail is located at 330 Federal Street, Camden. To find information about the facility as well as the status of an inmate, call (609) 299-1694.

Camden County also has a Juvenile Detention Center. Its location is 8 Woodbury-Turnersville Road, Blackwood, NJ. For information about the facility, call the front desk at 856-374-6100.

Court Records

Camden County’s trial court system includes a Superior Court, a Surrogate’s Court, and 34 Municipal Courts. Below are the addresses and contact information of these courts:

Camden County Superior Court
Camden County Hall of Justice
101 South 5th Street, Camden, NJ 08103
Phone: 856-379-2200

Camden County Surrogate's Office
600 Market Street, Camden, NJ 08102
Phone: 856-225-7282

Audubon Municipal Court
606 West Nicholson Road, Audubon, NJ 08106
Phone: 856-547-0712
Fax: 856-310-0825

Audubon Park Municipal Court
135 Haddon Avenue, Haddon Township, NJ 08108
Phone: 856-854-1176

Bellmawr Municipal Court
21 East Browning Road, Bellmawr, NJ 08031
Phone: 856-931-1081
Fax: 856-931-8935

Berlin Borough Municipal Court
59 South White Horse Pike, Berlin, NJ 08009
Phone: 856-767-1721
Fax: 856-767-8955

Berlin Township Municipal Court
135 Route 73 South, West Berlin, NJ 08091
Phone: 856-767-2533 ext. 2
Fax: 856-767-9337

Brooklawn Municipal Court
500 White Horse Pike, Oaklyn, NJ 08107
Phone: 856-858-0074
Fax: 856-858-9552

Camden City Municipal Court
520 Market Street, PO Box 95120, Camden, NJ 08101
Phone: 856-757-7000
Fax: 856-541-5326

Cherry Hill Township Municipal Court

820 Mercer Street, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Phone: 856-488-7850
Fax: 856-488-7854

Chesilhurst Municipal Court
201 Grant Avenue, Chesilhurst, NJ 08089
Phone: 856-767-1548

Clementon Municipal Court
101 Gibbsboro Road, Clementon, NJ 08021
Phone: 856-783-6464

Collingswood Municipal Court
30 West Collings Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108
Phone: 856-854-7535
Fax: 856-854-7654

Gibbsboro Municipal Court
49 Kirkwood Road, Gibbsboro, NJ 08026
Phone: 856-783-6655 ext. 104
Fax: 856-782-8694

Gloucester City Municipal Court
313 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, NJ 08030
Phone: 856-456-3958
Fax: 856-456-3065

Gloucester Township Municipal Court
1261 Chews Landing Road, PO Box 8, Blackwood, NJ 08012
Phone: 856-228-4000

Haddon Heights Municipal Court
606 West Nicholson Road, Audubon, NJ 08106
Phone: 856-547-0712
Fax: 856-310-0825

Haddon Township Municipal Court
135 Haddon Avenue, Haddon Township, NJ 08108
Phone: 856-854-1176

Haddonfield Municipal Court
606 West Nicholson Road, Audubon, NJ 08106
Phone: 856-547-0712
Fax: 856-310-0825

Hi-nella Municipal Court
100 Wykagyl Road, Hi-Nella, NJ 08083
Phone: 856-784-6237
Fax: 856-784-8439

Laurel Springs Municipal Court
135 Broadway, Laurel Springs, NJ 08021
Phone: 856-784-6688
Fax: 856-784-2129

Lawnside Municipal Court
4 Douglas Avenue, Lawnside, NJ 08045
Phone: 856-573-6209
Fax: 856-546-3232

Lindenwold Municipal Court
2001 Egg Harbor Road, Lindenwold, NJ 08021
Phone: 856-783-2121 ext. 437
Fax: 856-783-2841

Magnolia Municipal Court
438 West Evesham Avenue, Magnolia, NJ 08049
Phone: 856-784-7134
Fax: 856-782-7445

Merchantville Municipal Court
1 West Maple Avenue, Merchantville, NJ 08109
Phone: 856-662-7560
Fax: 856-662-2602

Mount Ephraim Municipal Court
Oaklyn Municipal Building
20 West Clinton Avenue , Oaklyn, NJ 08107
Phone: 856-858-0074
Fax: 856-858-9552

Oaklyn Municipal Court
Oaklyn Municipal Building
20 West Clinton Avenue , Oaklyn, NJ 08107
Phone: 856-858-0074
Fax: 856-858-9552

Pennsauken Municipal Court
2400 Bethel Avenue, Pennsauken, NJ 08109
Phone: 856-663-1403
Fax: 856-665-8127

Pine Hill Municipal Court
45 West 7th Avenue, Pine Hill, NJ 08021
Phone: 856-783-2566
Fax: 856-783-0640

Runnemede Municipal Court
24 North Black Horse Pike, Runnemede, NJ 08078
Phone: 856-939-5252

Somerdale Municipal Court
105 Kennedy Blvd, Somerdale, NJ 08083
Phone: 856-783-0958 ext. 22
Phone: 856-435-0420

Stratford Municipal Court
315 Union Avenue, Stratford, NJ 08084
Phone: 856-783-1093
Fax: 856-783-8399

Voorhees Township Municipal Court
2400 Voorhees Town Center, Voorhees, NJ 08043
Phone: 856-429-0770
Fax: 856-429-4102

Waterford Township Municipal Court
2131 Auburn Avenue, Atco, NJ 08004
Phone: 856-768-2300 ext. 270
Fax: 856-753-4336

Winslow Township Municipal Court
125 South Route 73, Braddock, NJ 08037
Phone: 609-567-0700 ext. 4
Fax: 609-567-5269

Woodlynne Municipal Court
200 Cooper Avenue, Woodlynne, NJ 08107
Phone: 856-962-8300 ext. 220

New Jersey Courts provides electronic access to the records of Superior and Municipal Courts all over the state via its Electronic Access Program (EAP). However, this is a subscription service that requires users to log in and pay for access by the minute. For public limited access to court records, visit the Public/Media page and follow the links under the Find a Case section.

It is also possible to request for copies of court records in person. To obtain copies of cases tried at the Camden County Superior Court, visit the office of the Clerk of the Superior Court on the Sixth Floor and North Wing of the R.J. Hughes Justice Complex, 25 W. Market Street, Trenton, NJ. The office opens from Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. ad 4:30 p.m.

Members of the public can request for copies of Camden County Municipal Court records by visiting the courthouses where involved cases were tried.

New Jersey Judiciary System also makes provisions to request copies of civil, criminal, family, and municipal court recordsby email. Download and complete a Records Request Form and send it to SCCO.Mailbox@njcourts.gov. Available records can be delivered by email, regular mail, fax, and pick-up.

The fees for plain copies of court records are 5 cents per page for letter size pages and 7 cents per page for legal size pages. Each copy bearing a seal of the court costs $10. Each certified copy has a charge of $15 while an exemplified copy is $50 plus copy fees. A triple exemplified copy is $60.

Only pay in cash when picking up copies in person. For other delivery methods, checks and money orders are the acceptable forms of payment. Make the checks and money orders payable to Treasurer – State of New Jersey.

Vital Records

The Family Division of the Camden County Superior Court hears and files all divorce cases in the county. Records of closed divorce cases are stored in a warehouse in Trenton under the care of the Superior Court’s Clerk Office. Call the Customer Service Unit of the Clerk’s Office at 609-421-6100 to find the docket number for the divorce case. Use the information provided to complete a Records Request Form and email it to SCCO.Mailbox@njcourts.gov. Select an option to have copies of the divorce record delivered by fax, email, regular mail, or pick-up. The Clerk charges $35 for each certified copy of final judgement of divorce. Pay with a check or money order payable to Treasurer – State of New Jersey.

The Office of Vital Statistics and Registry of the New Jersey Department of Health issues certified copies of birth, death, marriage, civil union, and domestic partnership records. Its birth, death, and marriage records cover the last 100 years while its domestic partnership records date back to 2004 and civil union records are from 2007 to the present. Members of the public can order these records by using the Vital Records Online Service.

The Office of Vital Statistics charges $25 for the first copy of a vital record certificate and $2 for each additional copy of the same record. There is an additional $5 processing fee as well as a non-refundable $5 identity verification fee. All fees are payable with credit card.

It is also possible to obtain these vital records from the offices of the Department of Health registrars in various municipalities of Camden County. Below are the contact information for these local offices:

Audubon Borough
Marita Welde
606 West Nicholson Road
Municipal Building
Audubon, NJ 08106
Phone: 856-547-0711 X110

Audubon Park Borough
Darlene Alfonsi
20 Road C - Second Floor
Audubon Park, NJ 08106
Phone: 856-547-5236
Fax: 856-546-5143

Barrington Borough
Eileen C. Holcombe
Municipal Building
229 Trenton Avenue
Barrington, NJ 08007
Phone: (856) 547-8585
Fax: (856) 547-1392

Bellmawr Borough
Tina A. Johnson
21 East Browning Road
PO Box 368
Bellmawr, NJ 08031
Phone: (856) 931-7284
Fax: (856) 931-2368

Berlin Borough
Lois J. Sahina
Municipal Building
59 S. White Horse Pike
Berlin, NJ 08009
Phone: 856-767-7777 x 303

Berlin Township
Catherine Underwood
Municipal Building
135 Route 73 South
West Berlin, NJ 08091
Phone: (856) 767-1854
Fax: (856) 768-6613

Brooklawn Borough
Ryan Giles
Borough Hall
301 Christina Street
Brooklawn, NJ 08030
Phone: 856-456-0750 ext 106
Fax: 856-456-1874

Camden City
Luis Pastoriza
City Hall, Room 103
520 Market City
P.O. Box 95120
Camden, NJ 08101
Phone: (856) 757-7086
Fax: (856) 757-7220

Cherry Hill Township
Carolynn Tiesi
820 Mercer Street
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Phone: (856) 488-7892

Cherry Hill Township
Nancy L. Saffos
820 Mercer Street
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Phone: (856) 488-7892
Fax: (856) 488-7893

Chesilhurst Borough
Gloria Rose
Borough Hall
201 Grant Avenue
Chesilhurst, NJ 08089
Phone: (856) 767-4153
Fax: (856) 753-1696

Clementon Borough
Jenai Johnson
Municipal Building
101 Gibbsboro Road
Clementon, NJ 08021
Phone: 856-783-0284 x116
Fax: 856-783-3410

Collingswood Borough
Holly Mannel
Municipal Building
678 Haddon Avenue
Collingswood, NJ 08108
Phone: (856) 858-0613 x127
Fax: (856) 854-0632

Gibbsboro Borough
Anne Levy
Borough Hall
49 Kirkwood Road
Gibbsboro, NJ 08026
Phone: (856) 783-6655
Fax: (856) 782-8694

Gloucester City
Vanessa Parent
512 Monmouth Street
Gloucester City, NJ 08030
Phone: 856-456-0205 ext 203

Gloucester Township
Renee Taylor
Municipal Hall
1261 Chewslanding Road
Laurel Springs, NJ 08021
Phone: 856-228-4000 x 3247

Haddon Heights Borough
Marian Hauser
625 Station Avenue
Haddon Heights, NJ 08035
Phone: (856) 547-7164 ext 23
Fax: (856) 547-5259

Haddon Township
Darlene Alfonsi
135 Haddon Avenue
Haddon Township, NJ 08108
Phone: 856-854-1176 x 4125

Haddonfield Borough
Megan Giordano
242 Kings Highway, East
Haddonfield, NJ 08033
Phone: (856) 429-4700 x207
Fax: (856) 795-1445

Hi-Nella Borough
Phyllis Twisler
100 Wykagyl Road
Hi-Nella, NJ 08083
Phone: (856) 784-6237
Fax: (856) 784-8439

Laurel Springs Borough
Dawn Amadio
723 West Atlantic Avenue
Laurel Springs, NJ 08021
Phone: (856) 784-0500
Fax: (856) 784-5880

Lawnside Borough
Marsharee Wright
4 Douglas Avenue
Lawnside, NJ 08045

Lindenwold Borough
Deborah Jackson
15 N. White Horse Pike
Lindenwold, NJ 08021
Phone: (856) 783-2121 x9240
Fax: (856) 782-9446

Magnolia Borough
Christine Pippet
Municipal Building
438 W. Evesham Avenue
Magnolia, NJ 08049

Merchantville Borough
Denise L. Brouse
1 West Maple Avenue
Merchantville, NJ 08109
Phone: (856) 662-2474 x303
Fax: (856) 662-0461

Mount Ephraim Borough
Tara M. Weiss
Borough Hall
121 S. Black Horse Pike
Mt. Ephraim, NJ 08059
Phone: 856- 931-1546

Oaklyn Borough
Bonnie L. Taft
Borough Hall
500 White Horse Pike
Oaklyn, NJ 08107
Phone: (856) 858-2457
Fax: (856) 854-0180

Pennsauken Township
Pamela Scott-Forman
Municipal Building
5605 N. Crescent Blvd.
Pennsauken, NJ 08110
Phone: 856-665-1000 x122

Pine Hill Borough
Patricia L. Hendricks
Municipal Building
45 W. 7th Ave
Pine Hill, NJ 08021
Phone: 856-783-7400 x205
Fax: 856-783-5388

Pine Valley Borough
Dawn Amadio
Borough of Pine Valley
1 Club Road
Pine Valley, NJ 08021
Phone: 856-783-7078

Runnemede Borough
Joyce Pinto
24 No. Blackhorse Pike
P.O. Box 267
Runnemede, NJ 08078-0267
Phone: (856) 939-5161
Fax: (856) 939-0202

Somerdale Borough
Michele Miller
105 Kennedy Boulevard
Somerdale, NJ 08083
Phone: (856) 783-6320 X33

Stratford Borough
Sharon A. McCart
Borough Hall
307 Union Avenue
Stratford, NJ 08084
Phone: 856-783-0600

Tavistock Borough
Terry Shannon
c/o Barrington Borough
229 Trenton Ave
Barrington, NJ 08007
Phone: (856) 547-8585

Voorhees Township
Gail David
2400 Voorhees Town Center
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Phone: (856) 429-4482
Fax: (856) 216-8051

Waterford Township
Dawn Liedtka
Municipal Building
2131 Auburn Avenue
Atco, NJ 08004

Winslow Township
Deborah Wells
Winslow Twp
Municipal Complex
125 South Rt. 73
Braddock, NJ 08037
Phone: (609) 567-0700
Fax: (609) 567-6340

Woodlynne Borough
Eileen Harper
Municipal Building
200 Cooper Avenue
Woodlynne, NJ 08107
Phone: 856-962-8300 x212