Defense Lawyer for Morris County Juvenile Cases
If your child was questioned or arrested by police in Morris County, speak with an experienced defense lawyer right away. The most common juvenile arrests in Butler include simple marijuana possession, criminal mischief and simple assault. Give my office a call so we can explain the juvenile delinquency process to you and make sure your child’s rights are protected.
Butler Criminal Stats
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 18 full-time law enforcement employees, including 17 police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 112 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 14.9 and a violent rate of 2.0. There were no bias crimes. The reports included 1 murder, 1 rape, 4 robberies, 9 assaults, 33 burglaries, 107 incidents of domestic violence, and 18 cases of police force.
Independent data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 60 thefts, 4 auto thefts, and no arsons. The Municipal Court is located at 1 Ace Rd., Butler. Phone 973.838.0559. Sessions: Second and Fourth Wednesdays at 4pm. Judge: Hon. George Cluff, Jr. / Hon. John A. Paparazzo. Prosecutor: Edward Azar, Esq. The Butler municipal Court does not hear juvenile cases. All juvenile criminal cases in Butler are heard in the Morris County Superior Court.
Butler – New Jersey
Butler Borough was formed in 1901 from sections of Pequannock Township. It has a territory of 2.1 square miles, virtually all of which is land. The population density is average and the number of inhabitants has remained quite the same between the last two censuses (7,420 in 2000 and 7,539 in 2010).
There were 2,024 families and 2,923 housing units, at the time of the 2000 census. Unofficial estimates placed the median house or condo value at $355,556 in 2009, up from $188,200 in 2000. The January 2011 cost of living index was 17.1% higher than the national average.
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $66,199. Males had a median income about 28% higher than that of females ($45,975 versus $35,815). The median household income was $57,455 and the per capita income $27,113. Unofficial 2009 estimates indicate that these rose to $79,197 and $35,077. About 5.0% of the population was below the poverty line.
The ancestries reported are Irish (26.7%), Italian (24.9%), German (20.5%), Polish (11.2%), English (8.8%), and Dutch (7.3%). The racial and ethnic composition, as of the 2000 census, was mainly 94.89% White, 5.11% Hispanic or Latino and 1.85% Asian.
Of the 2,868 households recorded in the 2000 census, 30.6% had minors living with them. Married couples living together accounted for 57.8%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 29.4% and 21.4%. Less than 10% had individuals 65 years of age or older living alone.
The median age at the time of the 2000 census was 38 years. The principal age groups were composed of 21.7% under 18, 33.8% from 25 to 44, 24.2% from 45 to 64, and 13.2% 65 or older.
The highest educational level reached by the population aged 25 and over in 2010 shows that 11.12% had not completed high school 38.53% who had. Those with some college and associate degree were 23.87%. Holders of a Bachelor’s degree represented 18.24% (versus 20.65% statewide). Those with a graduate degree were 8.24% (versus 12.05% statewide).
The major industries in which the population engaged from 2005 to 2009 were Health care and social assistance (20% females), Educational services (16% females), Retail trade (15% males and 13% females), Manufacturing (14% males), Construction (12% males), and Retail trade (13% males). Speak to an experienced defense lawyer if your child was arrested in Butler.