The Ocean County Library serves over 540,000 resident's of Ocean County and has 22 branches.
The Toms River…More library was established in 1925 and was originally located in a small cottage on the property of the Courthouse. According to the website, currently over 1,900 people visit the library daily. The library is a large library with a variety of products and services. The focus is on children and the family. They host activities and programs. There is also a Dunkin' Donuts connected to the library. The library has a multi-purpose area for concerts, author visits and special events. There are conference and group study rooms, the grand reading room and the silent study tower room.
The Ocean County Library has been recognized as one of the best libraries in the country as it was awarded The John Cotton Dana award for Library Public Relations and the National Medal awarded by the Institute of Museums and Library Sciences.
The Ocean County Justice Complex consists of the Ocean County Superior Court; the Ocean County Sheriff's Office; the…More Ocean County Corrections Department; Criminal Division, Probation Division, the Bail Office; Courtrooms 11-17; Criminal Records; Family, Juvenile, and Domestic Court; the Law Library; and the rial Court Administrator.
The Ocean County Family Division processes approximately 20,000 cases a year. The division has eight operational teams: dissolution and non-dissolution cases, domestic violence and domestic violence contempt unit, juvenile intake and children in the courts.
There are two operational units in the Criminal Division: the criminal case management office and criminal case processing. The Probation Department also has two operational units: Adult/Community Service/Juvenile Probation Supervision and Child Support Enforcement Unit.
For more information on the Ocean County Justice Complex visit: http://www.judiciary.state.nj.us/ocean/index.htm