**** PLEASE BE AWARE OF IDENTITY THEFT SCAMS****
The New York State Court System never asks for a juror’s financial or family information.
Do not give this kind of information to anyone claiming to represent the court.
If you receive a suspicious request, contact the Commissioner of Jurors.
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY JURY INFORMATION
Daily Reporting Message for Trial Jurors
Trial jurors are on “standby.” Trial jurors report for service only when instructed.
Grand Jurors and Town/Village Jurors check your summons for instructions.
These instructions are updated daily after 5:00 p.m.
You may also call 716-753-4260 to hear a recorded message.
The Commissioner of Jurors thanks all jurors
for your time, cooperation and contribution to our system of justice.
Absence or Emergency If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call our office at 716-753-4410 after 8:30 a.m. on the day you are to report.
Accessibility If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 716-753-4410 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.
Court Hours Court normally operates from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day. Court sessions rarely continue beyond 4:30 p.m.
Electronics Cell phones and other electronic devices may be used in the jury assembly rooms and other waiting areas. They must be turned off during jury selection and trial. There is public access Wi-Fi in the County courthouse. There are computer work stations in the jury assembly room.
Meals There is a mid-day lunch break every day.
Parking/Transportation The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations. Parking is available in parking lots located around the campus. Please allow enough time to travel and locate parking. For public transportation information contact: CARTS.
Security Court Officers are stationed throughout the court. Members of the public must pass through a magnetometer to enter. Please arrive early and allow extra time for this process.
Chautauqua County Local Law 4-13 Chautauqua County property and grounds are tobacco free. All tobacco products including snuff, chew, spit tobacco, and electronic cigarettes are prohibited. Thank you for your cooperation.