The Court of the Palisades Interstate Park is responsible for any violations (criminal, motor vehicle or otherwise) issued within the New Jersey jurisdiction of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission. Indictable crimes will have a first appearance here however case management thereafter is handled through the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office.

Court is in session, each Monday at 5:30PM, Tuesdays at 9:00AM and 3:00PM and Thursdays at 5:30PM. Court is located in the NJ Headquarters on Alpine Approach Road in Alpine NJ. If you have a violation of any type, and wish to speak with the court, they may be contacted at:

NJ Court Offices – 201-768-8702
NJ Court Fax – 201-767-2165
NJ Court E-Mail –

Warning: Failing to appear for a court date may result in the immediate issue of: license suspension, arrest warrants, increased penalties.