Justices of the Peace are individuals appointed by the State and there limits as the number allowed in any one community.
In Halifax, besides any religious officials, there are three Justices of the Peace:
- Susan M Lawless, 22 Marjorie Drive, term expires January 2, 2022 781-831-1387
- Francis L. Marini, 14 Marilyn Way, term expires January 2, 2022
- William M. Shaughnessy, 21 Wamsutta Avenue, term expires November, 20, 2020