Justice of the Peace 1


Justice of the Peace Precinct #1courthouse
Hon. Gary Griffith

Located in the:
Graham County Courthouse
800 W. Main St.
Safford, AZ 85546

Phone: (928) 428-1210

Justice Courts are courts of limited jurisdiction. Justice Courts hear both criminal and civil cases. In Justice Courts civil jurisdiction is limited to $10,000 and small claims up to $3,500 while jurisdiction on criminal cases is limited to petty offenses and misdemeanors punishable by a fine not exceeding $3,500 (not including surcharges) or confinement in the county Jail not exceeding 6 months.

For domestic violence matters, Justice Courts may issue orders of protection.