The judge is the Honorable Daniel Sahin, J.M.C. The prosecutor is Joseph Coronato, Esq. The court administrator is Erin Decristina. Jackson police write up a heavy amount of summons for speeding, reckless driving and DWI.
Jackson Township was originally named in honor of former president Andrew Jackson. The township is located in northern Ocean County, New Jersey. The 2000 Census reported the township’s population to be 42,816. Jackson is probably most known as the home of Six Flags Great Adventure, which also contains Hurricane Harbor and the Six Flags Safari.
Jackson Township first became an official township on March 6, 1844. The Township was carved from portions of Dover Township (now Toms River), Freehold Township and Upper Freehold Township
Jackson has a total area of 100.8 square miles (261.1 km²), of which, 100.1 square miles (259.2 km²) of it is land and 0.8 square miles (1.9 km²) of it (0.74%) is water. Jackson is the largest municipality in Ocean County.
Jackson Township is well-serviced by public highways and roads. CR 527, CR 528, CR 547, CR 537, CR 526, and CR 571 all traverse Jackson. Interstate 195 is a major east-west highway that crosses Jackson.