Dorchester Juvenile Court

Address

510 Washington St., Dorchester, MA 02124

Phone

Clerk’s Office (617) 288-9500 x400
Probation Department (617) 288-9500 x411

Fax

Probation Department Fax (617) 436-3595
Transit friendly
Accessible

Details of Dorchester Juvenile Court

Overview of Dorchester Juvenile Court

This court is formally called the Suffolk County Juvenile Court - Dorchester. Delinquency, harassment and criminal cases for the area covered by the Boston Police's Dorchester Division.
All care and protections, child requiring assistance and jury trials are heard in the Boston session. Substance abuse and mental Illness cases are heard in all sites within the Suffolk County Juvenile Court.

Hours for Dorchester Juvenile Court

Monday - Friday:
8:30 am-4:30 pm

Parking at Dorchester Juvenile Court

There is no public parking available at this courthouse.  Limited parking is available on the streets in the vicinity of the courthouse.

Public Transportation

You can reach the vicinity of the courthouse using the MBTA via the subway using the Red Line.   

It is strongly recommended that you check with the MBTA's website to make sure you receive their updated routes. They offer a Trip Planner, which enables users to get personalized recommendations.

Accessibility at Dorchester Juvenile Court

Please contact one of the ADA coordinators below for more information regarding ADA accessibility at this court location.

Kim MacDonald  
Phone: 617-288-9500 x225
Fax: 617-436-8250 
email: kimberly.macdonald@jud.state.ma.us

Leslie Martinez  
Phone: 617-288-9500 x200
Fax: 617-436-8250
email: leslie.martinez@jud.state.ma.us

Jurors Only

Please call for details at 1-800-THE-JURY (1-800-843-5879).

Restrictions at Dorchester Juvenile Court

No cell phones, or other electronic devices, including:

  • laptop or notebook computers,
  • computer tablets,
  • smartphones,
  • bluetooth and other similar devices.

(Exceptions: Employees, Police, Attorneys and Jurors)

Using cameras and electronic devices

More info for Dorchester Juvenile Court

Judge's Lobby

Hon. Terry M. Craven, First Justice

Clerk’s Office

Donna M. Ciampoli, Clerk-Magistrate

Probation Department

Mary K. McIntyre, Chief Probation Officer

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