Lawyer for Pennsauken Juvenile Case
If police in Pennsauken seek to question your child, give us a call beforehand to make sure you understand your child’s rights. I have defended juveniles throughout the state against most kinds of criminal charges, ranging from simple assault to computer hacking. Getting a defense attorney involved early in the case can have a great impact on the final result.
Pennsauken Criminal Data
The Municipal Court is located at 2400 Bethel Avenue, Pennsauken. Phone: 856.663.1403. Sessions: Tuesdays at 8:00 a.m. and Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. Judge: Hon. Steven M. Petrillo, P.J.M.C. Prosecutor: Timothy Higgins, Esq.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 1,481 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 41.3 and 3.8. There occurred 4 murders, 9 rapes, 63 robberies, 59 assaults, 269 burglaries, 368 incidents of domestic violence, 2 bias crimes, and 111 cases of police force.
General Pennsauken Information
Pennsauken Township was established as a township in 1892, from areas of the now-extinct Stockton Township. It is a suburb of Philadelphia with an area of 12.2 square miles (13.54% of which is water).
There has been little change in the number of inhabitants between the last two censuses (35,885 in 2010 from 35,737 in 2000). There were 9,093 families and 12,945 housing units, at the time of the 2000 census. According to City-data, the estimated 2009 median house or condo value was $188,996 versus $348,300 statewide.
Statistics from the 2000 census the median family income was $52,760. Males had a median income 21% higher than females ($37,652 versus $30,100). The per capita income was $19,004 and the median household income $47,538. As per City-data, in 2009 these had risen to $26,012 and $60,166 (versus $68,342 statewide). Eight percent of the population lived below the poverty level.
The major ancestries are Irish (18.4%), Italian (14.3%), German (14.3%), English (6.8%), and Polish (5.6%). The rate of foreign-born residents is below the state average (7.9% versus 17.5%). As of the 2000 census, 60.10% of the population was White, 24.18% African American, 4.58% Asian, and 14.34% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households recounted in the 2000 census, 36.5% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 51.6%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 26.6% and 23.1%, respectively. Those headed by a female without a husband present and a senior citizen living alone totaled 16.2% and 10.4%, respectively. Minors accounted for 27.5% and seniors for 14.2%. The median age was 36 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 significantly below state levels (11.84% and 5.50% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 19.00% had not completed high school versus 38.13% that had. Those with some college or associate degree were 25.99%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Manufacturing (16%), Retail trade (10%), Transportation and warehousing (10%), and Construction (9%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (21%), Retail trade (16%), and Educational services (9%).