William G. Thornton
Prosecutor Bedford Police Department
Bedford, New Hampshire
The Bedford Police Department prosecution unit is comprised of an attorney and a paralegal. The primary mission of the unit is to bring to court and prosecute all violations and misdemeanors In the Circuit Court as well as felony probable cause hearings. It is also responsible for prosecution of all juvenile offenses.
Attorney William Thornton is a New Hampshire native who has been practicing law for 38 years. He has been prosecutor for the Bedford, New Hampshire Police Department for the past 10 years. He is also a retired Major from the USAR.
Edna Gerrans is the units' paralegal. She is responsible for tracking the court docket and sending out all correspondence including discovery. She has been a member of the Bedford Police Department for 16 years.