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NJ Traffic Violations and Points

The following NJ traffic violations come with points.

NJSA
Section
Offense Points  
 
New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway and Atlantic City Expressway  
NJSA 27:23–29 Moving against traffic 2  
NJSA 27:23–29 Improper passing 4  
NJSA 27:23–29 Unlawful use of median strip  2  
All roads and highways  
NJSA 39:3–20 Operating constructor vehicle in excess of 45 mph 3  
NJSA 39:4–14.3 Operating motorized bicycle on a restricted highway 2  
NJSA 39:4–14.3d More than one person on a motorized bicycle 2  
NJSA 39:4–35 Failure to yield to pedestrian in crosswalk 2  
NJSA 39:4–36 Failure to yield to pedestrian in crosswalk; passing a vehicle yielding to pedestrian in crosswalk 2  
NJSA 39:4– 41 Driving through safety zone 2  
NJSA 39:4–52 Racing on highway 5  
NJSA 39:4–55 Improper action or omission on grades and curves 2  
NJSA 39:4–57 Failure to observe direction of officer 2  
NJSA 39:4–66 Failure to stop vehicle before crossing sidewalk 2  
NJSA 39:4–66.1 Failure to yield to pedestrians or vehicles while entering or leaving highway 2  
NJSA 39:4–66.2 Driving on public or private property to avoid a traffic sign or signal 2  
NJSA 39:4–71 Operating a motor vehicle on a sidewalk 2  
NJSA 39:4–80 Failure to obey direction of officer 2  
NJSA 39:4–81 Failure to observe traffic signals*  2  
  *No points assessed for red light camera violation 0  
NJSA 39:4–82 Failure to keep right 2  
NJSA 39:4–82.1 Improper operating of vehicle on divided highway or divider 2  
NJSA 39:4–83 Failure to keep right at intersection 2  
NJSA 39:4–84 Failure to pass to right of vehicle proceeding in opposite direction 5  
NJSA 39:4–85 Improper passing on right or off roadway 4  
NJSA 39:4–85.1 Wrong way on a one-way street 2  
NJSA 39:4–86 Improper passing in no passing zone 4  
NJSA 39:4–87 Failure to yield to overtaking vehicle 2  
NJSA 39:4–88 Failure to observe traffic lanes 2  
NJSA 39:4–89 Tailgating 5  
NJSA 39:4–90 Failure to yield at intersection 2  
NJSA 39:4–90.1 Failure to use proper entrances to limited access highways 2  
NJSA 39:4–91–92 Failure to yield to emergency vehicles 2  
NJSA 39:4–96 Reckless driving 5  
NJSA 39:4–97 Careless driving 2  
NJSA 39:4–97a Destruction of agricultural or recreational property 2  
NJSA 39:4–97.1 Slow speed blocking traffic 2  
NJSA 39:4–97.2 Driving in an unsafe manner (points only for third or subsequent offense within five years of most recent 39:4-97.2 conviction) 4  
NJSA 39:4–98 Exceeding maximum speed 1-14 mph over limit 2  
  Exceeding maximum speed 15-29 mph over limit 4  
  Exceeding maximum speed 30 mph or more over limit 5  
NJSA 39:4–105 Failure to stop for traffic light 2  
NJSA 39:4–115 Improper turn at traffic light 3  
NJSA 39:4–119 Failure to stop at flashing red signal 2  
NJSA 39:4–122 Failure to stop for police whistle 2  
NJSA 39:4–123 Improper right or left turn 3  
NJSA 39:4–124 Improper turn from approved turning course 3  
NJSA 39:4–125 Improper u-turn 3  
NJSA 39:4–126 Failure to give proper signal 2  
NJSA 39:4–127 Improper backing or turning in street 2  
NJSA 39:4–127.1 Improper crossing of railroad grade crossing 2  
NJSA 39:4–127.2 Improper crossing of bridge 2  
NJSA 39:4–128 Improper crossing of railroad grade crossing by certain vehicles 2  
NJSA 39:4–128.1 Improper passing of school bus 5  
NJSA 39:4–128.4 Improper passing of frozen dessert truck 4  
NJSA 39:4–129 Leaving the scene of an accident – no personal injury 2  
Personal injury 8  
NJSA 39:4–144 Failure to observe stop or yield signs 2  
NJSA 39:5C–1 Racing on highway 5  
NJSA 39:5D–4 Moving violation committed out-of-state 2  
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