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 2019. (Date of Court closures are tentative and may change on a daily basis.)

Holiday Date Observed
New Year's Day Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, January 21, 2019
President's Day
Monday, February 18, 2019
Good Friday
Friday, April 19, 2019 - Will be closing at 12:00 pm
Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2019
Independence Day Thursday, July 4, 2019
Conference
Monday, August 26, 2019 to Thursday, August 29, 2019 
Labor Day Monday, September 2, 2019
Columbus Day
Monday, October 14, 2019
Veterans' Day Monday, November 11, 2019
Day Before Thanksgiving Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - will be closing at 12:00 pm
Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 28, 2019
Thanksgiving Break Friday, November 29, 2019
Christmas Eve Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - will be closing at 12:00 pm
Christmas Day Wednesday, December 25, 2019