Municipal Court

General Information & Scheduling

Arraignments

  • Court arraignments will be heard on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9 a.m. and on Wednesdays at 5 p.m.
  • Juvenile traffic arraignments will be heard on Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m.
  • There will be no court arraignments on Friday.

Please review the court policies before you appear for arraignment.

Trials

  • Attorney trials will be heard on Wednesdays beginning at 9:30 a.m. on a trailing docket.
  • Non-Attorney trials will be heard on Wednesdays beginning at 1:30 p.m. on a trailing docket.  
  • Juvenile traffic trials will be heard on Wednesdays beginning at 5:45 pm on a trailing docket.
  • Contact the City of Alamogordo’s Legal Department 575-439-4210

Court Closures

The Municipal Court will be closed the following days in 2020. (Date of Court closures are tentative and may change on a daily basis.)

Holiday Date Observed
New Year's Day Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, January 20, 2020
President's Day
Monday, February 17, 2020
Good Friday
Friday, April 10, 2020 - Will be closing at 12:00 pm
Memorial Day Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence Day Friday, July 4, 2020
Conference
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 to Thursday, July 9, 2020
Labor Day Monday, September 7, 2020
Columbus Day
Monday, October 12, 2020
Conference Monday, October 26, 2020 to Thursday, October 29, 2020
Veterans' Day Monday, November 11, 2020
Day Before Thanksgiving Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 26, 2020
Thanksgiving Break Friday, November 27, 2020
Christmas Eve Thursday, December 24, 2020 - will be closing at 12:00 pm
Christmas Day Friday, December 25, 2020