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Jefferson County Jury

ALL SUPREME, COUNTY, AND CITY JURORS call the code-a-phone at 315-779-5999 for recorded reporting instructions.

GRAND JURORS should call the District Attorney code-a-phone at 315-779-5993 for recorded reporting instructions.  

The Commissioner of Jurors thanks all jurors
for your time, cooperation and contribution to our system of justice.

(Trial jurors only)  
 Jerry O. Eaton
Commissioner of Jurors
Jefferson County Court Complex
163 Arsenal Street
 Watertown, NY 13601
 Phone: 315-785-3049
Fax: 315-782-5108
 Court Locations:
Jefferson County Court Complex
163 Arsenal Street
Watertown, New York 13601
New York State Supreme Court
317 Washington Street
Watertown, New York 13601
City of Watertown City Court
245 Washington Street
Watertown, New York 13601
Grand Jurors Report to 4th Floor, Jefferson County Court Complex
Town/Village Jurors check your summons for reporting address. 



General Information​ ​
Absence or Emergency ​   ​If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call our office at 315-785-3049 after 8:30 a.m. on the day you are to report.
Accessibility   If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 315-785-3049 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.
Court Hours   Court normally operates from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 pm, with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day.  Court sessions rarely continue beyond 4:00 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. Grand Jurors secure their phones with security.
Meals ​​There is a mid-day lunch break every day.  A microwave and refrigerator are provided, if you wish to bring your lunch.
Parking/Transportation The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations. 
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.