The Riverdale Justice Court has jurisdiction over misdemeanor charges at the class C and class B level that take place inside the borders of Riverdale, Utah. Examples of Class B and C misdemeanor charges commonly heard in the justice court include charges for drug possession or paraphernalia, DUI, domestic violence, and shoplifting. The Riverdale Justice Court also has jurisdiction over most traffic cases occurring within city limits.
A conviction for a class C misdemeanor can result in up to 90 days in the Weber County jail; and a class B misdemeanor conviction can result in up to 180 days in jail. In addition to the potential for time in jail, class B or C misdemeanor convictions in a justice court carry the potential for fines along with other collateral consequences such as losing your driver’s license or right to own or possess a firearm. Some convictions in a justice court can also be used as enhancements for subsequent felony charges. If you are facing criminal prosecution in Riverdale or elsewhere in Utah, consultation with an experienced criminal defense attorney is highly recommended.
Contact Information for the Riverdale Justice Court
The judge presiding over the Riverdale Justice Court is Judge Reuben John Renstrom. The court is located at 4600 South Weber River Road in Riverdale. The mailing address for the Riverdale Justice Court is the same as its phyiscal location: 4600 South Weber River Road, Riverdale, UT 84414. The phone number for the court is 801-394-9314. The court’s fax number is 801-394-0036.
Criminal Defense Attorney for Riverdale, Utah
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