Englishtown Municipal Court

Englishtown Municipal Court Lawyer

While Englishtown is tiny borough located in the center of Manalapan Township, its police officers are very active in pursuing marijuana possession and DWI arrests. Motorists usually make the police’s job easy in Englishtown by routinely exceeding the 25 mile per hour speed limit that almost the entire town is marked by. If you have been arrested for marijuana possession or a DWI in Englishtown, your best move is to speak to a defense lawyer right away. Call now for a consultation on your case.

Englishtown Municipal Court

The Municipal Court in Englishtown is located at 15 Main Street in Englishtown. Phone: (732) 446-4457. Hon. James M. Newman is the Judge and Richard Kelly, Esq. the Prosecutor. Sessions are held 1st & 3rd Wednesdays at 5:00 pm.

Englishtown – New Jersey

Englishtown is a Borough incorporated in 1888 from portions of Manalapan Township, which completely surrounds it. According to the Census bureau, its total area is barely 0.6 square miles, of which almost 98% is land.

A July 2009 places the number of residents at 1,916, up from 1,764 as of the 2000 census. There were 680 housing in 2000. The estimated house or condo value then was $147,400. It rose to an estimated $333,225 in 2009.

The January 2011 cost of living index was 19.7% higher than the national average.

The residents of Englishtown report the following major ancestries: Italian 26.0%, Irish 18.5%, German 13.8%, Polish 11.6%, English 5.8% and Russian 4.4%. The ethnic composition as of the 2000 census was 88.38% White, 4.14% African American, 4.48% Asian, and 6.24% Hispanic or Latino of any race.

More than a third (39.5%) of the 643 households recorded in the 2000 census had minors living with them. About half (51.8%) were composed of married couples living together. Households made up of non-families and of individuals were 35.3% and 28.5%. People 65 years old and over living alone represented 14.3% of the households (about 4% of which are over 85 years old).

The median age, as of the 2000 census was 35 years. The majority (54.0%) of the population fell into the 25 to 64 age bracket. Minors accounted for 29.1% and 11% those 65 or older. For every 100 adult females, there were 82.4 adult males.

At the time of the 2000 census, the median household income and the per capita income were $57,557 and $23,438. Estimates for 2009 indicate they rose to $66,571 and $29,700. The median income of the close to 420 families was $73,750 in 2000. Male median income was $50,694 versus $33,068 for females. About 4 7.2% of the population was below the poverty line.

Englishtown Criminal Statistics

In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 8 full-time law enforcement employees, including 6 police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 25 major crimes. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 13.5 and a violent rate of 2.2.

There were no murders, bias crimes or incidents of domestic violence. The reports included 1 rape, 1 robbery, 2 assaults, 4 burglaries, and 6 cases of police force.

Additionally, independent data, which do not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 17 thefts, 2 arsons and motor vehicle thefts.

The highest education level attained by the population age 25 and over as of 2010 was 34.62% completed High School, versus 14-03% who did not. About 30% 29.58% had some College or associate degree. Holders of a bachelor’s degree were 14.86% versus 20.65% statewide. Those with a graduate degree were 6.81% versus 12.05% statewide.

From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in construction (17%), retail trade (8%), and transportation and warehousing (9%). Females worked in health care and social assistance (19%), and educational services (14%).

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Anthony J. Vecchio

Anthony’s entire career has been dedicated to defending those accused of crimes, DWI, serious motor vehicle violations, and the rights of victims of crimes and accidents. He has prosecuted, defended, or appealed cases ranging from municipal court matters to more serious crimes including drug offenses and murder. Anthony is passionate about providing personalized, thorough, and effective representation to individuals in crisis.

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