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.

With funding and support from the Justice for All initiative, housed at the National Center for State Courts (see www.ncsc.org/jfa), New Mexico’s Access to Justice Commission is working to address issues of equity within their commission structure. The RFP available below details a job opportunity for someone to have funding and time to make meaningful improvements in the New Mexico justice ecosystem.