Helpful Websites for Criminal Practice

A handful of go-getters have been working on a book about technology in the practice of law.  Included in it are links to various soures of information to help us all be better lawyers.  It contains a healthy coverage of criminal practice, so here are a few websites that will help you in your quest for justice, no matter which side of the "v." you are on.  You can click on the blue link directly, or copy and paste it into your internet browser's address bar.

NJ Judiciary website: it has so much.  Notices to the bar, committee reports, appellate decisions, the "numbers", Administrative Orders of Court, model jury charges, etc.

NJ Attorney General Directives and Guidelines:;

 NJ Criminal Jury Charge Generator (use Internet Explorer to access it, not Firefox, Chrome, Opera, etc.):

NJ Criminal Code:

Wiretap Guidelines:

NJ Dept. of Criminal Justice Computer Search Manual:

US Dept. of Justice Policy on E-Communications Retention:

NJ County Jails:



Cape May:;







NJ Department of Corrections Inmate Locator (Offender information is only available for one year after expiration of their maximum sentence date or their mandatory parole supervision date, if applicable. Offenders sentenced to Community Supervision for Life or Parole Supervision for Life will not be removed.):

Federal Prisons:

Immigration and Customs Enforcement:

Military Personnel:

Sex Offender Registries:;

Promis Gavel (limited to cases which were disposed of with a conviction to an indictable offense.  So no PTI dismissals, remands to municipal court, no bills, or disorderly persons offenses):