This page, Public access to Boston Municipal Court events in the Dorchester Division, is offered by

Public access to Boston Municipal Court events in the Dorchester Division

Public access to Boston Municipal Court events is available in real time by calling the Public Access Telephone Lines listed below.

Table of Contents

How to listen to a Boston Municipal Court event

To listen to a Boston Municipal Court Department event via a Public Access Telephone Line, follow these steps:

1.    Identify the assigned session on the Boston Municipal Court Department’s Daily List Report published on the court’s website (see below example)

A screenshot of the Daily List Report for BMC - Dorchester

2.    Call the toll free number (listed below) for the assigned session.

3.    When prompted, enter the Participant Passcode, including the # symbol on your telephone.

4.    You will be connected to the audio for the event once the event begins.  You are receiving audio only and will be unable to participate in the event.

Per SJC Rule 1:19, you are strictly prohibited from making any unauthorized recording of the hearing.    

Public access telephone lines

Toll free number Participant code Session
(877) 950-4421 2692154# Arraignment (1st);
2nd Session;
5th Session;
Post Disposition
(877) 322-7521 9162498# Administrative;
Drug Court (6th);
Video Conference;
Virtual Court;

For all Civil matters please call (617) 288-9500 extension 200 to obtain the Public Bridge Line.

If you have difficulty accessing the Public Access Telephone Lines for an event in the Dorchester Division of the Boston Municipal Court Department, please contact the clerk’s office at (617) 288-9500.

Contact

Phone

Clerk's Office (617) 288-9500

Press 6

Probation Department (617) 288-9500

Press 7

Fax

Clerk's Office (617) 436-8250
Probation Department (617) 288-7430

Address

510 Washington St.
Dorchester, MA 02124
Last updated: July 27, 2020
Feedback