Defense Attorney for Morris County Drug Possession
If you have been arrested in Randolph, New Jersey, speak to an experienced defense lawyer right away. Typical drug charges in Randolph include possession of marijuana and drug possession. While these cases are heard in municipal court, they still carry a criminal conviction and mandatory license suspension. Defenses to drug possession and diversionary programs exist in many cases. Call my office for a consultation on your case.
Randolph Municipal Court
The Municipal Court is located at 502 Millbrook Ave., Randolph. Telephone: 973.989.7054. Judge: Ira Cohen. Prosecutor: Michael Cresitello. Sessions: Every Wednesday at 5:00 p.m.; second and fourth Tuesdays at 5:00 p.m. [pleas only].
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 228 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 8.9 and a violent rate of 0.2. There were no murders. The reports included 1 rape, 1 robbery, 3 assaults, 35 burglaries, 3 bias crimes, and 44 cases of police force. There occurred 273 incidents of domestic violence, the highest in the county.
Randolph – New Jersey
Once part of Mendham, Randolph Township was incorporated in 1805. Many of its early settlers were Quakers. It is a wealthy township of 21 square miles, which the N.J. State Planning Commission has labeled half rural and half suburban.
The population density was very high at more than 1,100 people per square mile, as of the 2000 census. There were 24,487 residents spread out in more than 6,000 families. There were almost 9,000 housing units. The percentage of renters was half the state level (17% versus 34%). Unofficial 2008 information estimated the median contract rent for apartments at $1,179 and the median house or condo value at $713,670. Both are significantly above state levels.
As per the 2000 census, the median household income was $97,589, and the median family income $115,722. According to 2007 data from the Census bureau, these had risen to $114,679 and $137,575. Males had a median income 76% higher than females ($80,120 versus $45,455). The per capita income was $43,072. All figures are significantly above state averages. About 1.4% of the population was below the poverty line.
The most common ancestries are Italian (18.5%), Irish (12.4%), German (11.5%), Russian (4.7%), and Polish (4.6%). As of the 2000 census, the racial and ethnic composition was 85.70% White, 9.14% Asian, 4.86% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.30% African American.
The percentage of foreign-born residents is close to the state average (16.1% versus 17.5%). Half of these residents are naturalized citizens and usually come from India (19%), Philippines (8%) and the United Kingdom (6%).
Of the 8,679 households registered in the 2000 census, 44.2% had minors living with them. Almost two thirds were married couples living together. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 21.6% and 18.0%.
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 36 years. The age breakdown was 29.7% under 18, 32.2% from 25 to 44, and 25.7% from 45 to 64,
The 2010 census data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that the percentage with a bachelor’s degree or higher were significantly above state levels (34.98% and 26.68% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 4% had not completed high school versus 15.44% who had. Those with some college or associate degree were 19.60%.
The industries in which the population engages are Professional, scientific, and technical services (17% males and 14% females), Educational services (16% females), Health care (12% females), Finance and insurance (9% males), and Chemicals (8% males).