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 2018. (Date of Court closures are tentative and may change on a daily basis.)

Holiday Date Observed
New Year's Day Monday, January 1, 2018
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, January 15, 2018
President's Day
Monday, February 19, 2018
Good Friday
Friday, March 30, 2018 - Will be closing at 12:00 pm
Memorial Day Monday, May 28, 2018
Independence Day Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Conference
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 to Friday, July 13, 2018
Labor Day Monday, September 3, 2018
Columbus Day
Monday, October 8, 2018
Conference Monday, October 15, 2018 to Wednesday October 17, 2018
Halloween (Child Visitation Day) Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Veterans' Day (Observed) Monday, November 12, 2018
Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Thanksgiving Break Friday, November 23, 2018
Christmas Day Tuesday, December 25, 2018