How to Expunge a West Milford Criminal Record
An old arrest or criminal conviction in West Milford may be expunged from your record depending on the specifics of your case. The most important criteria are the exact charge you were convicted of, what the rest of your record is like, and how much time has elapsed since the conviction. Give my office a call anytime for a consultation on your expungement.
West Milford Crime Statistics
The Municipal Court is located at 1480 Union Valley Rd., West Milford. Phone: (973) 728-2750. Sessions: Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Judge: Hon. Joseph C. Perconti, P.J.M.C.Prosecutor: Thomas Kaczka, Esq.
Currently the Police Department has 39 full time law enforcement employees, all of them police officers, and 7 civilian employees.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 314 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 12.1 and 0.7. There were no murders or bias crimes. There occurred 4 rapes, 6 robberies, 8 assaults, 103 burglaries, 153 incidents of domestic violence, and 47 cases of police force.
General West Milford Info
In the 18th century, West Milford was called New Milford and was part of Bergen County. It was established as a township in 1834. Its territory encompasses 75.44 square miles, very thinly populated with some 350 people per square mile. The 2010 census registered 25,850 inhabitants (up from 16,029 in 2000).
As of the 2000 census, there were 7,186 families and 9,909 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condo value at $334,527 and the March 2012 cost of living index as 20.5% higher than the national average.
Statistics from the 2000 census reveal that the median family income was $80,264. Males had a median income 37% higher than females ($51,105 versus $37,159). The median household income was $74,124 and the per capita income $28,612. As per City-data, in 2009 these had risen to $85,625 (versus $68,342) statewide) and $35,266, respectively. About 4.0% of the population lived below the poverty line.
The major ancestries are Italian (26.3%), Irish (25.4%), German (24.7%), English (10.5%), Polish (9.7%), and Dutch (6.3%). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly below the state level (5.8% versus 17.5%).
At the time of the 2010 census, 94.1% of the population was White, 1.4% African American, 1.3% Asian, and 5.8% Hispanic or Latino of any race (versus 3.38% in 2000).
Of the households recounted in the 2000 census, 39.9% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 67.3%., Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 21.8% and 16.7%, respectively. Minors accounted for 27.2%and seniors for 8.4%.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 20.92% and 8.77% versus 20.65% and 12.05% statewide. Less than 9.00% had not completed high school versus 34.61% that had. Those with some college or associate degree were 27.56%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Construction (15%), Manufacturing (15%), Retail trade (14%), and Professional, scientific and technical services (7%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (18%), Educational services (15%), and Retail trade (14%).