Okay, in New Jersey once a tenant leaves the premises the landlord has 30 days to refund or send a certified letter as to why they are keeping the security deposit. Again as soon as you leave the landlord would have 30 days to refund the deposit or give you a certified letter outlining why they are keeping the deposit. Failure to do this can result in the landlord forfeiting the deposit. You would need to sue in small claims
court and can ask for double the amount as a penalty for violating the law.
You can review the law on this further here
Does not matter that she called the police on you, what matters is that she has failed to comply with the law. Your recourse is to sue for your deposit back and ask for double the amount as permitted by law.
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