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Massachusetts. Police Court (Boston)


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

County drafts of the Municipal Court

 Series — Volumes 1-5
Identifier: 2430.014
Scope and Contents

Includes County drafts for Police Court, 1864-1867; County drafts for Municipal Court for criminal business, 1867-1879; and County drafts for Municipal Court for Civil business, 1867-1879. Includes record of bills for charges and expenses arising in said court.

Dates: 1864-1879

Police Court returns

Identifier: 2430.007
Scope and Contents

Accounts of bills of cost in criminal cases brought before the Police Court in the City of Boston within and for the County of Suffolk in which cases were final and terminated in said court. Includes case number, date, defendant's name, offense, officers' fees, court fees and witnesses.

Dates: 1823-1852, 1855-1860

Record of court fees

Identifier: 2430.008
Scope and Contents

Record of court fees paid by the City Treasurer for Municipal Court, jurors, inquests, Police Court and Supreme Judicial Court.

Dates: 1822-1892

Record of fees for prisoners committed (carriage fees)

Identifier: 2430.002
Scope and Contents

Record of fees paid for transport of prisoners. Includes no. of case, name, offense, station, officer and amount of fee.

Dates: 1856-1865

Record of fees received in Police and Justices' Court

Identifier: 2430.001
Scope and Contents

In 1822, the Police Court was established for criminal cases and the Justices' Court was established for civil cases. Includes records of the amount of fees received by the Clerk of the Justices Court for the County of Suffolk, 1822-1859; records of fines, costs etc. received in the Police Court, 1822-1859; and record of fees received in Justices and Police Court, 1824-1830.

Dates: 1822-1859

Record of officer and witness fees

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2430.003
Scope and Contents

Records of payment and receipt of fees for witnesses and officers in the Police Court.

Dates: 1854-1871

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Appropriations and expenditures 1
Prisoners 1