Defense Lawyer for Hanover Juvenile Arrests
If your juvenile child has been questioned or arrested by Hanover Police, speak to an experienced defense lawyer right away. In many cases, it is the juvenile’s own statement that winds up being the strongest piece of evidence against them. Give my office a call so we can answer your questions and guide you through the process.
Hanover Criminal Data
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 146 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 10.6 and a violent rate of 0.9. There were no murders. The reports included 1 rape, 3 robberies, 8 assaults, 14 burglaries, 55 incidents of domestic violence, 1 bias crime, and 37 cases of police force.
The Municipal Court is located at 1000 RT-10, Whippany. Phone (973) 428-2519. Sessions: Mondays at 5pm. Judge: Hon. Brian O’Toole. Prosecutor: Peter King, Esq. The only juvenile matters that are heard in this court are traffic tickets. All juvenile criminal matters in Morris County are sent to the Morris County Superior Court.
Hanover – New Jersey
Hanover Township denotes the place of the first settlement in all of northwest New Jersey about 1676. It was incorporated in 1740. It is home to Morristown Airport, the third largest in the state. Some of the businesses located here include JP Morgan Chase, Kraft foods and Tiffany and Company. The township is renowned for its low property taxes.
It covers an area of 10.7 square miles and has a very high population density of more than 1,200 people per square mile. As of the 2000 census, almost 13,000 persons lived here. There were about 3,600 families and 4,800 housing units. Almost two thirds of the residents lived in the same house five years ago. The percentage of renters is low compared to the state average (7% versus 34%). Unofficial 2008 estimates place the median contract rent for apartments at $1,369 and the median house or condo value at $597,587.
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $93,937 and the per capita income $37,661. Males had a median income 45% higher than females ($59,278 versus $40,799). The median household income was $84,115. An unofficial 2008 figure estimated it at $107,348. Only 1.2% of the population was below the poverty level versus 8.5% in the state.
The most common ancestries are Italian (27.7%), Irish (15.3%), German (9.4%), Polish (8.0%), and English (6.2%). As of the 2000 census, the racial and ethnic composition was 88.79% White, 8.71% Asian, 3.50% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.09% African American.
Of the 4,745 households registered in the 2000 census, 32.8% had minors living with them. Married couples living together accounted for 65.8% of the households. Those composed of non-families and of individuals were 23.7% and 19.6%.
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 40 years. The age breakdown was 22.8% under 18, 30.1% from 25 to 44, 26.6% from 45 to 64, and 14.9% 65 years of age or older.
The highest educational level reached by the population aged 25 and over in 2010 shows that 7.22% had not completed high school versus 27.39% who had. Those with some college and associate degree were 18.97%. Holders of a Bachelor’s degree represented 27.65% (versus 20.65% in the state and 17.52% nationwide). Those with a graduate degree were 18.27% (versus 12.05% in the state and 9.84% nation wide).
The major industries in which males engage are Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%), Construction (10%), Finance and insurance (9%), and Educational services (4%). Females work in Educational services (14%), Health care (13%), and Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%).
The most common juvenile arrests in Morris County are for drug possession. If your son or daughter is facing any criminal or delinquency charges in New Jersey, call now to speak with an experienced defense lawyer.