Defense Attorney for Bedminster Juvenile Charges
If your juvenile child has been taken into custody or questioned by police, speak with an experienced defense lawyer right away. The process can be overwhelming, but juvenile’s have rights very similar to adults in criminal proceedings and juvenile delinquency charges can be successfully defended. Give my office a call for a consultation on your child’s case.
Bedminster Criminal Statistics
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 49 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 6.0 and a violent rate of 0.5. There were no murders, robberies or bias crimes. The reports included 2 rapes, 2 assaults, 10 burglaries, 53 incidents of domestic violence, and 17 cases of police force.
The Municipal Court is located at 55 Miller Lane, Bedminster. Phone: (908) 212-7020. Judge: Frank Gasiorowski. Prosecutor: Richard Guss, Esq. Sessions every Tuesday at 4:00pm.
Bedminster Township Information
Bedminster Township was first settled about 1710 by Dutch, Germans and Scots-Irish. It was chartered in 1759 by King George II and named for Bedminster, England. In 1798, it was formally incorporated.
The Global Network Operations Center of AT&T is situated here. The town is also known throughout the New York and New Jersey areas as “horse country,” — the U.S. Equestrian Team trains for the Olympics at its Bedminster headquarters since 1950
In 2010, it was voted the #1 Best Place to Live in New Jersey” by New Jersey Monthly Magazine.
Its 26.5 square miles are home to 8,165 people, as of the 2010 census. The population density is high at 314 persons per square mile. As of the 2000 census, there were 2,100 families and close to 4,500 housing. The percentage of renters is lower than the state average (19% versus: 34%): Unofficial 2008 figures estimated the median contract rent for apartments at $1,807 and the median house or condo value at $26,777.
As per the 2000 census, the median family income was $96,890. Males had a median income 45% higher than females ($71,136 versus $48,589). The per capita incomewas $53,549. The median household income was $71,550. An unofficial 2008 estimate placed it at $91,312. About 3.1% of the population was below the poverty level.
The most common ancestries are Italian (17.3%), Irish (13.1%), German (12.8%), and English (8.6%). The percentage of foreign-born residents is below the state average (14.7% versus 17.5%). The three most usual places of birth are India (11%) and United Kingdom (9%), and Italy (6%).
As of the 2000 census, the racial makeup was 90.05% White, 6.41% Asian, 3.84% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.75% African American.
Of the 4,235 households registered in the 2000 census, 20.7% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 40.8%. About half the households were of non-families and 44.0% of individuals.
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 39 years. The age breakdown was 17.8% under 18, 40.3% from 25 to 44, and 27.3% from 45 to 64. For every 100 adult females, there were adult 82.1 males.
The 2010 census data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that the percentages with a bachelor’s degree or higher were significantly above state levels (39.34% and 23.97% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 3.0% had not completed high school. Those with some college or associate degree were 20.77%.
The most common industries in which the population engages are Professional, scientific, and technical services (17% males and 12% females), Educational services (9% females), Health care (9% females), Finance and insurance (9% males), Construction (8% males), and Internet publishing, and telecommunications services (7% males and 8% females).