Tow Release

 

IMPOUNDED VEHICLE RELEASE PROCEDURE

You must obtain a Tow Release Form from the Police Station before proceeding to the tow yard

 

VEHICLE RELEASES ARE ONLY ISSUED MONDAY THRU FRIDAY FROM 8:30 AM TO 3:30 PM AND SATURDAY 8:00 AM TO 2:00 PM. WE MUST HAVE THE ABILITY TO VERIFY YOUR INSURANCE POLICY. (MOST INSURANCE COMPANIES DO NOT VERIFY INSURANCE ON WEEKENDS).

YOU MUST MEET ALL LISTED REQUIREMENTS TO OBTAIN THE FORM YOU WILL NEED TO HAVE YOUR VEHICLE RELEASED.

ONLY TIME TWO VALID DRIVERS ARE NEEDED IS IF THE REGISTERED OWNER IS UNLICENSED OR SUSPENDED.

THERE ARE SEVERAL DIFFERENT VIOLATIONS THAT RESULT IN THE IMPOUND OF A VEHICLE.

VEHICLE OWNERS MAY OPT TO HAVE THEIR VEHICLE TOWED TO ANOTHER LOCATION FROM THE IMPOUND SITE.  IN ORDER TO OBTAIN A TOW ONLY RELEASE YOU MUST ADHERE TO THE FOLLOWING:

* REGISTERED OWNER MUST BE PRESENT

* TOW TRUCK DRIVER MUST BE PRESENT

* TOW TRUCK DRIVER MUST PROVIDE THEIR LICENSE, INSURANCE AND REGISTRATION

 ONCE THE TOW TRUCK DRIVE PROVIDES THE PROPER INFORMATION, AND THE REGISTERED OWNER PROVIDES IDENTIFICATION, THEN WE WILL STAMP THE TOW RELEASE FORM, TOW ONLY

VEHICLES TOWED FOR THE FOLLOWING:

* DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED (39:4-50)

* DRIVING WHILE SUSPENDED (39:3-40)

* UNLICENSED DRIVER (39:3-10)

* EXPIRED DRIVERS LICENSE (39:3-10)

DRIVERS CHARGED WITH THE ABOVE LISTED VIOLATIONS WILL HAVE TO MEET THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS FOR THE RELEASE OF THEIR VEHICLE:

* REGISTERED OWNER MUST BE PRESENT

* VALID VEHICLE INSURANCE DOCUMENT

* VALID VEHICLE REGISTRATION

* VALID DRIVERS LICENSE

THOSE CHARGED WITH DWI MUST WAIT 12 HOURS FROM THE TIME OF THE ARREST TO OBTAIN A VEHICLE RELEASE – SEE JOHN’S LAW

YOUR INSURANCE COMPANY WILL BE CONTACTED TO VERIFY YOUR COVERAGE. ANY PERSON PRESENTING FALSE, ALTERED OR FRAUDULENT DOCUMENTATION SHALL BE ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH FALSE REPRESENTATION UNDER NJ 2C:28-7.2

VEHICLES TOWED FOR:

* UNINSURED VEHICLE (39:6-B2)

DRIVERS CHARGED WITH THE ABOVE LISTED VIOLATION WILL HAVE TO MEET THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS FOR RELEASE OF THEIR VEHICLE:

* REGISTERED OWNER MUST BE PRESENT

* VALID VEHICLE INSURANCE DOCUMENT

* VALID VEHICLE REGISTRATION

* VALID DRIVERS LICENSE

YOUR INSURANCE COMPANY WILL BE CONTACTED TO VERIFY YOUR COVERAGE. ANY PERSON PRESENTING FALSE, ALTERED OR FRAUDULENT DOCUMENTATION SHALL BE ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH FALSE REPRESENTATION UNDER NJ 2C:28-7.2

VEHICLES TOWED FOR:

* UNREGISTERED VEHICLE (39:3-4)

* EXPIRED REGISTRATION (39:3-4)

* SUSPENDED REGISTRATION (39:3-30)

DRIVERS CHARGED WITH THE ABOVE LISTED VIOLATION WILL HAVE TO MEET THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS FOR RELEASE OF THEIR VEHICLE:

* REGISTERED OWNER MUST BE PRESENT

* VALID VEHICLE INSURANCE  DOCUMENT

* VALID VEHICLE REGISTRATION

* VALID DRIVERS LICENSE

YOUR INSURANCE COMPANY WILL BE CONTACTED TO VERIFY YOUR COVERAGE. ANY PERSON PRESENTING FALSE, ALTERED OR FRAUDULENT DOCUMENTATION SHALL BE ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH FALSE REPRESENTATION UNDER NJ 2C:28-7.2

TOWING COMPANIES

 

TREATS GARAGE (MACKEY’S TOWING)

1310 ROUTE 130 SOUTH

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ 08691

(609)-448-1123

LAWTON’S (L.S.C MECHANICAL)

400 MERCER STREET

HIGHTSTOWN, NJ 08520

(609)-233-3162