New Bedford District Court

Address

75 N. Sixth St., New Bedford, MA 02740

Phone

Clerk’s Office & Probation Department (508) 999-9700

Fax

Criminal and Civil Matters (508) 990-8094
Small Claims (508) 990-9332

Details

Overview

This court serves Acushnet, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Freetown, New Bedford, and Westport.

Hours

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

Parking

There is metered street parking and a paid parking garage available for the public.

Public Transportation

The New Bedford District Court is accessible by the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority.

Services

  • This location has an Adult Drug Court

Accessibility

If you received documents from the Courts or a third party, please check the documents to find that office or department.

Tom Alfonse 
Phone: 508-999-9700 
Fax: 508-990-8094 
email: thomas.alfonse@jud.state.ma.us

Patrick Walsh
Phone: 508-999-9377
Fax: 508-990-8094 
email: patrick.walsh@jud.state.ma.us

Jurors Only

For assistance, please contact the Office of Jury Commissioner at 1-800-THE-JURY (843-5879) or JurorHelp@jud.state.ma.us
TTY: 1-800-328-3202

Restrictions

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)

Read the Trial Court policy on using cameras and electronic devices.

More info

Judge's Lobby

Hon. Bernadette L. Sabra,  First Justice

Clerk's Office

Peter J. Thomas, Clerk-Magistrate

Probation Department

Donald Chausse, Chief Probation Officer

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