Lawyer for Belmar – Lake Como Criminal Record Expungements
Lake Como and Belmar police make a lot of arrests in the summer months for DWI and drug possession. Traffic tickets are issued year-round, but pick up steam in the months of June, July and August significantly. Traffic tickets and DWI arrests can unfortunately not be expunged from your record in New Jersey.
Lake Como (formerly known as South Belmar) does not have its own court, but shares a court with Belmar Borough. If you have been arrested in Belmar or Lake Como, the record of these matters may be expunged from your record in many circumstances.
Lake Como Municipal Court
The Municipal Court is located at 601 Main St. Belmar, Phone: (732) 681-8864 Sessions: Second and Fourth Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m. Every Tuesday at 9:00 am. Judge: Hon. Dennis McInerny, J.M.C. Prosecutor: Stephen G. Schueler, Esq.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 42 major crimes. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 23.9 and a violent rate of 2.8. There were no murders, no rapes or bias crimes. The reports included 2 robberies, 3 assaults, 4 burglaries, 7 incidents of domestic violence, and 10 cases of police force.
Lake Como – South Belmar
Lake Como Borough is situated on Lake Como and the Atlantic Ocean. It was initially incorporated as the borough of South Belmar in 1924 from portions of Wall Township. This name was changed to Lake Como in 2005.
According to the Census Bureau, it has a total area of 0.3 square miles, of which more than 96% is land. The 2010 census registered 1,759 residents, down from 1,805 in 2000. The population density was low. As of the 2000 census, there were almost 391 families and about 1,100 housing units. The unofficial estimated house or condo value was $185,300 in 2000. It rose to $391,665 in 2009.
The 2000 census data show that the median household income was $47,566, and the median family income $56,538. Male median income was 48% higher than that of females ($41,550 versus $27,708). The per capita income was $27,111. About 7.5% of the population was below the poverty level. The January 2011 cost of living index was 22.5% higher than that of females.
Major ancestry groups reported include 27% Irish, 13% Italian, 13% German, 8% Black or African American, 7% English, 6% Mexican and 5% Polish. The ethnic composition as of the 2000 census was 82.17% White, 10.13% Hispanic or Latino of any race, 7.75% African American, and 1.27% Asian. The most common birth- places are Mexico (24%), United Kingdom (12%), Italy (11%), India (9%), Ireland (6%), Germany (4%), and Other Caribbean (2%).
As of the census of 2000, more than 20% of the 824 households had minors living with them. Most of the households (52.5%) were non-families. Households composed of individuals represented 41.1%. Married couples living together were 31.3%. The median age was 36 years. The breakdown was 21.8% under the age of 18, 36.7% from 25 to 44, 20.2% from 45 to 64, and 13.0% 65 years of age or older.
The 2010 data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that 9.19% did not complete high school versus 27.26% who did. Those with some college or associate’s degree represented 25.72%. Holders of a bachelor’s degree were 23.77% versus 20.65% statewide. Those with a graduate degree were 14.07% versus 12.05% statewide.