Lawyer for Keansburg Juvenile Arrest
New Jersey law requires that all juveniles appearing in court be represented by an attorney. Your best move is to speak with a defense lawyer right away if your child is facing juvenile charges in Keansburg. While the most common juvenile arrest is for possession of marijuana, I have defended juveniles against even the most serious charges.
Keansburg Municipal Court
The Keansburg Municipal Court is located at 29 Church St. Keansburg, Phone: (732) 787-0215. Judge: Michael Pugliese. Prosecutor: Patrick Healy, Esq. Sessions are held every 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 12:30 pm and every Thursday at 8:30am. There is a second session on the first Thursday of each month at 2:00 p.m.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 39 full-time law enforcement employees, including 33 police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 343 major crimes. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 33.9 and a violent rate of 4.2. There were no murders or rapes. The reports included 10 robberies, 32 assaults, 62 burglaries, 671 incidents of domestic violence (highest rate in the county), 32 bias crimes (second rate in the county), and 39 cases of police force.
Additionally, independent data, which do not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 228 thefts, 6 arsons and 11 motor vehicle thefts.
Keansburg – New Jersey
Keansburg Borough was structured in 1917 from segments of Middletown and Raritan Townships. Former and merged names include Granville and Waycake. Its total area, as per the Census Bureau, is 16.8 square miles, 93.58% of which is water.
The population density is high. According to the 2010 census, there were 10,105 inhabitants, down from 10,732 in 2000. There were 2,563 families and 4,269 housing units. The estimated median house or condo value then was $101,300. It doubled to $209,663 in 2009. The January 2011 cost of living index was 20.6% higher than the national average.
According to the 2000 census, the median family income was $45,438. Male median income was about 30% higher than that of females ($37,229 versus $28,398). The median household income was $36,383 and the per capita income $17,417. Unofficial estimates for 2009 place these at $44,511 and $21,031. Approximately 15.5% of the families and 17.7% of the population were below the poverty line. This includes 23.5% of those under age 18 and 18.4% of those aged 65 or over.
The age breakdown as of the 2000 census showed that 27.2% were under 18, 31.2% from 25 to 44, 20.8% from 45 to 64, and 11.2% 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. More than a third (35.3%) of the 3,872 households had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 42.2%. Households composed of non-families were 33.8%. More than a fourth (27.4%) was made up of one individual and 10.1% of individuals 75 years of age or older living alone.
The principal ancestries cited are Irish (34.6%), Italian (23.5%), German (17.2%), Polish (6.4%), English (4.7%), and American (2.4%).
As of the 2000 census, the ethnic distribution was 93.31% White, 1.23% Asian, and Hispanic or Latino of any race 7.95%.
The 2010 data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that 21.11% did not complete high school versus 42.89% who did. Those with some college or associate’s degree represented 24.56%. Holders of a bachelor’s degree were 7.81% versus 20.65% statewide. Those with a graduate degree were 3.63% versus 12.05% statewide.
From 2005 to 2009, most males engaged in construction (19%), transportation and warehousing (14%), and manufacturing (10%). Females worked in health care and social assistance (23%), accommodation and food services (15%), and manufacturing (9%).