Defense Lawyer for Lakehurst Juvenile Arrests
If your child has been arrested or issued a ticket in Lakehurst, your best move is to consult an experienced defense lawyer right away. I defend both adults and juveniles accused of DWI, marijuana possession and traffic violations in both Lakehurst Municipal Court and the Ocean County Superior Court. Give my office a call for a consultation on your case.
Lakehurst Municipal Court
The Municipal Court is located at 5 Union Ave., Lakehurst. Phone: 732.657.4151. Sessions are on first at 5:00 pm and 4th Wednesdays at 9:30 am (at Lakehurst Community Center, 207 Center Street). Judge: J.M.C. Damian Murray. Prosecutor: Mike McKenna, Esq.
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010 were 11, including 10 police officers. The 2010 reports from the N.J. State Police Uniform Crime show that there occurred 44 major crimes for a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 16.6 and a violent rate of 0.8. There were no murders, rapes, or robberies. Reports included 2 assaults, 7 burglaries, 66 incidents of domestic violence, 1 bias crime and 11 cases of police force.
Independent data, not considering bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 34 thefts, one auto theft, and no arsons.
Lakehurst – New Jersey
Lakehurst was incorporated as a borough in 1921 from portions of Manchester Township. It titles itself the “Airship Capital of the World”. It was home to the first international airport in the country. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, it has a total area of 1.0 square miles, less than 10% of which is water.
This borough is home to the Naval Air Engineering Station (NAES), Lakehurst Naval Air Engineering Station (NAES) Lakehurst, which is the northeast’s largest naval aviation installation and domicile of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, as well as of fourteen joint and interagency commands.
As of the 2000 Census, there were 2,522 people, increasing slightly to 2,654 by the 2010 census. There were 961 housing units. As per unofficial figures, the estimated median house or condo value in 2009 was $205,925, up from $88,700 in 2000. The January 2011 cost of living index was 20.0% higher than the national average.
The 2000 census registered the median family income at $48,833. Male median income was approximately 33% higher than that of females ($35,403 versus $26,667). The median household income was $43,567 and the per capita income $18,390. These rose to $64,077 and $24,309, according to unofficial 2009 estimates. About 7% of the population was below the poverty line.
Of the 870 households recounted in the 2000 census, 662 were composed of families of two or more members. A high percentage (41.4%) of the households had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 57.5%, 23.9% were non-families and 19.8% individuals.
The most common ancestries were German (22.0%), Irish (21.3%), Italian (16.7%), Polish (8.6%), English (7.9%), and French (4.8%). The racial and ethnic composition as per the 2000 census was 84.22% White, 7.97% Hispanic or Latino, 7.85% African American and 2.34% Asian.
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 32 years. The largest age group was of those from 25 to 44 (34.1%), 30.6% were under 18, and 19.4% from 45 to 64.
In 2010, the highest education level attained by the population aged 25 and over included 21.28% who had not completed high school versus 42.64% who did. Holders of bachelor’s and graduate degrees accounted for 5.01% and 3.55% versus 20.65% and 12.05% statewide, respectively.
The most common industries in which males engaged between 2005 and 2009 were construction (16%) and retail trade (15%). Females worked in health care and social assistance (32%) and retail trade (22%).