We have had reports of cyber criminals imitating court telephone numbers (“spoofing”) and demanding that citizens pay money for fines or fees in cases involving relatives. These calls are not valid. New Mexico Courts will never call citizens to ask for payments of any kind.

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District Court Clerk’s Office

The District Court Clerks in the Fifth Judicial District are responsible for a wide range of administrative and clerical duties within the district court.

The clerk’s office is responsible for filing, processing and retaining all cases filed in each county in the Fifth Judicial District. The prompt and orderly dispatch of the business of the district court is dependent upon the efficient operation of the clerk’s office.