Expunge a New Brunswick Arrest or Criminal Conviction
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New Brunswick Criminal Data
In 2010, there were 161 full-time law enforcement employees, including 132 police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 2,129 major crimes in 2010 (second highest in the county). This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 38.6 and a violent rate of 6.8. The reports included 3 murders, 17 rapes, 170 robberies, 186 assaults, 457 burglaries, 528 incidents of domestic violence, 11 bias crimes and 161 cases of police force. It had the highest number of crimes in the county, with the exception of the last three categories.
Independent data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 842 thefts, 120 auto thefts, and 10 arsons.
The Municipal Court is located at 25 Kirkpatrick St. New Brunswick. Phone 732-745-5089. Sessions: Monday to Wednesday, 8:45 A.M., 12:30 P.M. and 4:45 P.M.; Thursday, 8:45 A.M. and 12:30 P.M. Chief Judge, Hon. E. Ronald Wright, P.J.M.C.; Christine Heitmann, Municipal Judge. Hon. Mary H. Casey, J.M.C., Hon. Philip A. Borow, J.M.C. Prosecutor: Robert Goodwin, Esq.
New Brunswick – New Jersey
New Brunswick was established in 1730 and incorporated as a city in 1784. It is the seat of Middlesex County and home to Rutgers University. The medical facilities and large pharmaceutical companies present (Johnson & Johnson, Bristol-Myers Squibb) originated its name of “the Healthcare City”.
Its territory of almost 6 square miles houses more than 55,000 residents as of the 2010 census. There were about 7,200 families and almost 14,000 housing units. An unofficial 2009 estimate placed the median house or condo value at $280,365. The January 2011 cost of living index was 25.7% higher than the national average.
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $36,080. Males had a median income higher than females ($25,657 versus $23,604). The median household income was $36,080 and the per capita income $14,038. Both rose in 2009 to $45,173 and $17,469, as per unofficial information.
The major ancestries are Italian (7.3%), Irish (7.0%) and German (5.3%). The racial and ethnic composition as of the 2010 census was 48.79% White, 5.32% Asian, 39.01% Hispanic or Latino, and 23.03% African American. The last two are significantly above state averages.
The city’s rich ethnic heritage is now represented by two major groups: Hungarians and Latinos. The percentage of foreign-born residents is significantly above state average (33.4% versus 17.5%). About a fourth comes from Latin America.
At the time of the 2010 census, the median age was 24 years. This is a reflection of the university population age 18 to 24 (34.0%). The other large age groups were those under 18 (20.1%), and from 25 to 44 years (28.1%).
Of the almost 13,100 households registered in the 2010 census, 29.1% had minors living with them. Less than a third was made up of married couples living together. Households composed of non-families and of individuals represented 44.8% and 24.3%.
The 2010 census data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that holders of a bachelor’s degree or higher were below state levels (13.45% and 8.40% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). More than 30% had not completed high school versus 14.15% statewide.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in manufacturing (13%), accommodation and food services (12%), retail trade (11%), and construction (10%). Females worked in educational services (18%), health care and social assistance (17%), and manufacturing (13%).