Defense Attorney for Laurel Springs Juvenile Arrests
Typical juvenile charges filed by police in Camden County include those for marijuana possession, burglary, and criminal mischief. Shoplifting and theft charges are also fairly common. However, juvenile are also occasionally brought to court in Camden for offenses like arson, robbery and other crimes. If police have accused your child of committing a crime, give us a call right away.
Laurel Springs Court & Crime Data
The Municipal Court is located at 135 Broadway, Laurel Springs. Phone: (856)784-6688. Sessions: Third and Fourth Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. Judge: Hon. Craig S. Larsen, P.J.M.C. Prosecutor: George J. Singley, Esq.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 7 full-time law enforcement employees, all of them police officers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 52 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 27.3 and 2.1. There were no murders, assaults, or bias crimes. There occurred 1 rape, 3 robberies, 9 burglaries, 6 incidents of domestic violence, and 7 cases of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 38 thefts, 1 motor vehicle theft, and no arsons.
General Information on Laurel Springs
Laurel Springs was formed as a borough in 1913, from areas of Clementon Township. It has a wholly-land territory of 0.5 square miles. As of the 2010 census, the borough population was 1,908.
At the time of the 2000 census, there were 534 families and 806 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condo value at $224,603 versus $348,300 statewide. The March 2012 cost of living index was near the national average (102.0 versus 100.0 statewide).
Statistics from the 2000 census reveal that the median family income was $58,854. Males had a median income 33.8% higher than females ($41,349 versus $30,893). The median household income was $52,500, and the per capita income $23,254. As per City-data, in 2009 these had risen to $62,684 (versus $68,342 statewide) and $28,628, respectively. Less than 4.0% of the population lived below the poverty level.
The major ancestries are Irish (31.9%), German (27.4%), Italian (20.5%), English (15.9%), Polish (6.9%), and Scottish (3.3%). The rate of foreign-born residents was significantly below the state average (2.1% versus 17.5%). As of the 2000 census, 94.37% of the population was White, 2.74% African American, and 1.62% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households registered in the 2000 census, 32.2% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 54.5. Households made up of non-families and of individuals were 29.9% and 26.1%, respectively. Minors accounted for 24.1% and seniors for 14.3%. The median age was 37 years.
The 2010 census data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that the percentages with a bachelor’s or graduate degree were below state levels (17.23% and 7.37% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). About 10.00% had not completed high school versus 37.45% that had. Those with some college or associate degree were 27.84%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Construction (22%), Manufacturing (11%), Retail trade (9%), and Accommodation and food services (8%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (24%), Retail trade (11%), Professional, scientific and technical services (11%), and Educational services (11%).