SENECA COUNTY JURY INFORMATION
Reporting Instructions for the Term commencing:
All 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 315-835-6230 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 315-539-7225 after 9:00 a.m. on the day you are to report.
Accessibility If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 315-539-7225 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.
Court Hours Court normally operates from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day. Court sessions rarely continue beyond 5:00 p.m.
Electronics Cell phones and other electronic devices are NOT allowed in the Courthouse.
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 the VFW Parking lot behind the Courthouse and at the former Sheriff's Department next to the Courthouse.
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.