Sheriff's Dept. to participate in child support amnesty week


Make text smaller Make text larger




The Sussex County Sheriff’s Office’s will participate in the Child Support Amnesty Week.

The New Jersey Department of Human Services Division of Family Development, in conjunction with the New Jersey Sheriff’s Association, has established a week-long event granting amnesty for defendants who may have failed to comply with the terms of their court-ordered child support payments.

The Child Support Amnesty Week will be held throughout the state from Monday, April 28, through Saturday, May 3, 2014. Those individuals, who reside in Sussex County and are currently the subject of outstanding non-support warrants, may contact the Sussex County Sheriff’s Office and arrange to make child support payments without the fear of arrest for non-support.

Only those individuals who voluntarily participate in the amnesty program will be afforded this amnesty.

Anyone who believes they are the subject of an outstanding child support warrant and wish to be included in the amnesty program should contact the New Jersey Child Support Center at (877) 655-4371 or the Sussex County Sheriff’s Office at (973) 579-0888 and ask to speak to a detective to make arrangements to make payments and have the warrant vacated.

Additionally, the sheriff asks any member of the public who can provide information that may lead to the arrest of someone who owes child support to contact the Sussex County Sheriff’s Office Crime Stoppers toll-free tip line at (888) 973-CRIME. Tips also may be submitted online through the Crime Stoppers Online Anonymous Tip Form. This information can greatly assist the Sheriff’s Office in enforcing outstanding warrants.


Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Image The Loyalist
In the middle of the night of May 21, 1780, with the American Revolutionary War in its sixth bloody year, there came a loud rapping at the old Sussex County Courthouse door,...
Image Three charged in Franklin drug probe
FRANKLIN — Franklin police have made three arrests following an investigation of narcotics distribution from within the borough of Franklin.
Jonathan Buffington, 19,...
Image Newton Theatre to kick off Halloween with Rocky Horror Picture Show
The Newton Theatre is kicking-off this year’s Halloween revelry with cult classic the Rocky Horror Picture Show with a...
Badfinger coming to Newton
Badfinger’s Straight Up Live and Complete starring Joey Molland is coming to The Newton Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 11, at 8...

VIDEOS



Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.



MOST READ

Local News
Dance Expression goes on Thank You tour
  • Sep 19, 2017
Local News
Jefferson Rec plans bowling program
  • Sep 20, 2017
Local News
Class of 2026
  • Sep 18, 2017
Local News
Pet day
  • Sep 18, 2017
Sports
Stags demolish Pirates, 62-0
  • Sep 14, 2017
Local News
Mineral Show planned for weekend
  • Sep 20, 2017
Entertainment
Oktoberfest coming to Mountain Creek
  • Sep 18, 2017
Letters to the Editor
In observance of child passenger safety week
  • Sep 15, 2017
Obituaries
Ralph Limon Rojas
  • Sep 20, 2017

MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Lafayette, NJ