Defense Lawyer for Morris County Juvenile Cases
A juvenile charged with a criminal offense in New Jersey faces a very different kind of legal process than an adult. All juvenile delinquency charges in New Jersey are heard in the Family Court, a part of the Superior Court. For juvenile’s accused of criminal offenses in Mine Hill, the case will be sent to the Superior Court in Morristown. If you live in a different county the case will be transferred to the County in which you live. If your child has been questioned or arrested by police in Mine Hill, call my office for a consultation on your case.
Mine Hill Criminal Data
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 29 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 7.9 and a violent rate of 0.0. This is one of the three communities in the county with such rate. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, or bias crimes. This is the only municipality in the county without of police force. The reports only included 7 burglaries and 21 incidents of domestic violence.
The Municipal Court is located at 10 Baker Street, Mine Hill. Phone: (973) 366-7358. Judge: Honorable Philip J. Maenza. Prosecutor: Megan Lavery Smith, or Manny Fanarjian or Doug Cabana. Sessions: 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 5pm. All Court sessions are held at Dover at the following address: The Joint Municipal Court of Dover, 37 North Sussex Street, Dover. Phone: 973-366-2200.
Mine Hill – New Jersey
Mine Hill Township was established in 1923 from portions of Randolph Township. This wholly suburban community covers an area of 3.0 square miles inhabited by close to 3,700 people, as of the 2000 census.
At that time, there were approximately 1,000 families and 1,400 housing units. The percentage of renters is lower than the state average (10% versus 34%). Unofficial 2008 data estimated the median contract rent for apartments at $1,543 and the median house or condo value at $352,646.
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $67,467. Males had a median income % higher than females ($47,813 versus $37,250). The per capita income was $27,119. The median household income was $64,643. An unofficial 2008 estimate placed it at $82,498. About 5.6% of the population was below the poverty line.
The most common ancestries are Italian (19.2%), Irish (15.3%), German (12.5%), and English (7.9%). The racial and ethnic composition, as of the 2000 census, was 90.41% White, 8.67% Hispanic or Latino, 3.42% African American and 2.50% Asian.
Of the 1,365 households registered in the 2000 census, 33.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them. Married couples represented 61.2% of all households. Those composed of non-families and of individuals were 23.7% and 19.3%, respectively.
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 38 years. The age composition was 24.5% under 18, 34.3% from 25 to 44, 23.1% from 45 to 64, and 13.2% who were 65 years old or over.
The highest educational level reached by the population aged 25 and over in 2010 shows that 7.88% had not completed high school versus 32.67% who had. Those with some college or associate degree were 28.73%. Holders of a Bachelor’s degree represented the same state percentage of 20.65%. Those with a graduate degree were 10.07% (versus 12.05% in the state).
The major industries in which males engage are Construction (12%), Health care (8%), Finance and insurance (8%), and Broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (6%). Females work in Health care (18%), Finance and insurance (11%), and Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%).