Welcome to the Bedford Municipal Court Website. Our goal is to provide our users with access to information about the Bedford Municipal Court, including departmental information, case and docket information. In addition, we have provided other court-related information to enhance your experience with the Court.

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For Bedford Municipal Court Traffic, Criminal and Civil Information click the links below for additional instructions.

Bedford Municipal Court has continued with modifications to conduct and to resolve some matters through information provided on the Court's website. Click the links below for additional instruction.

Traffic/Criminal Information

Civil Information

Coronavirus Advisory

Bedford Municipal Court has resumed standard operations. Restrictions imposed as a response to the Covid-19 pandemic are no longer in effect. Bedford Municipal Court is open to the public. Face coverings remain optional for all visitors. Those that are not vaccinated are recommended to continue to wear a mask or face covering, although it is not mandatory. Any person who wishes to conduct business in the courthouse is asked to refrain doing so while ill.

About Us

Located in the City of Bedford, the Bedford Municipal Court was established in 1958. The Court handles cases from 14 different, diverse municipalities. Elected by the Court’s constituency, Judge Nicholas A. Papa and Judge Michelle Paris effectuates the prompt and impartial administration of justice for criminal and civil cases arising within the Court’s jurisdiction.

While navigating within our website, you will find information regarding small claims procedures, including information regarding collection of a judgment. You will also find information regarding jury service, eviction proceedings and having your wedding ceremony performed by one of the judges.

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