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WESTCHESTER COUNTY JURY INFORMATION
Daily Reporting Message for Trial Jurors
JURY MESSAGE FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2019
 All TRIAL JURORS should only report for Jury Duty when instructed to do so. You summons indicates the date your jury service begins and it provides your Juror call-in ID #.  Trial jurors report for service only when their Juror ID # is listed in the range of numbers below, or if it is listed on the recorded message (914-824-5600 - OPTION #1).  Jurors should check this website or call  the evening before they are summoned to start jury duty, AND  every day during that week, after 5:00 p.m. 
GRAND JURORS  Grand Jurors are summoned for a 4 week period and will be required to serve two or three days a week.  
Grand Jurors, City Court Jurors and Town/Village Jurors  check your summons for instructions.  
These instructions are updated daily after 5:00 p.m. 
 
 
Jurors with call in ID#s D247 THRU D427 must report to the Central Jury Room in the Westchester County Courthouse on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2019 @ 9:00AM. 
All other jurors please check this message again WEDNESDAY evening for further instructions regarding your jury duty.
 
  
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PARKING INSTRUCTIONS
Jurors must pay for parking during selection. Jurors should park in the Library or Galleria Parking Garages which are located on Martine Avenue. Please put enough time on the meter to enable you to stay until 1:00 p.m.
 
For additional information about parking please see the general information section below.
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Weather Information
In case of bad weather, please listen to the local TV or radio stations or call (914) 824-5600 after 7:30 a.m. for information regarding court delays or closing.
 
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THANK YOU FOR YOUR WILLINGNESS TO SERVE.
NOTE THIS IS A TWO-PART GRAND JURY MESSAGE
Please check your summons for reporting instructions.
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Message # 1
 
GRAND JURORS summoned for the 
FEBURARY 26, 2019 Jury Term, must report to the
Central Jury Room in the Westchester County Courthouse on
 Tuesday, FEBRUARY 26, 2019 @ 1:00pm.
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Message # 2
 
SPECIAL GRAND JURORS summoned for the
FEBRUARY 28, 2019 SPECIAL GRAND JURY TERM, must report to the
 Central Jury Room in the Westchester County Courthouse on
 Thursday, FEBRUARY 28, 2019 @ 2:00 pm.
 
Thank You. 
  
The Commissioner of Jurors thanks all jurors
for their time, cooperation and contribution to our justice system.

Links
 
 
 
(Trial jurors only)  
 
 
Commissioner of Jurors
Dr. Betty L. Campbell
 
Westchester County Daronco Courthouse
Lobby - Central Jury Room
914-824-5620
Email the commissioner: 
 Court Locations
 
Westchester County Daronco Courthouse
111 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. 
White Plains, NY  10601
Directions to the Westchester County -  Courthouse,  are available on Printable Directions or Google Maps Directions

Trial Jurors Report to Central Jury Room
Grand Jurors Report to Central Jury Room
City, Town, or 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 914-824-5620 after 8:30 a.m. on the day you are to report.
 
Accessibility:   If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 914-824-5620 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.
 
Attendance Verification:   Jurors will be given a certificate of service as verification of their jury service. This may be used for your employer, and for a 4 year exemption from Federal jury duty and a 6 year exemption from State and local jury service. 
Court Hours :  Court normally operates Monday thru Friday, 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. 
 
Court Delays :  In case of inclement weather, listen to your local TV or Radio Stations, check this website, or call 914-824-5600 (select option #1) after 7:30 am on the day you are to report for jury duty, for information on court closings or court delays.
 
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 breakdaily.  There is a coffee shop in the courthouse lobby which has refreshments, soft drinks, bagels, rolls, sandwiches and snacks. There are also many restaurants within walking distance of the courthouse and in the Mall located across the street.
 
**Parking/Transportation:  Jurors should park in the Library or Galleria Parking Garages,  located on Martine Ave. between South Lexington Ave. and Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. Park at a RED (12 hour) or BLUE (3 hour) meter and put in enough time on the meter to enable you to stay until 1:00 p.m.  Jury Duty may continue until 5:00 p.m., but you will have breaks during the day and will be able to add more time to your meter, if necessary. You will need your parking receipt with you to extend your time during the day. Please DO NOT leave it in the car. Oversized vehicles must use the Hamilton Ave. lot. Do NOT park on the street, as those meters will not provide sufficient time for jury selection. Once you are selected for a trial, FREE parking will be provided. The court does not pay for transportation, parking fees nor parking violations. 
Grand Jurors will report at 1:00 PM on the first day of jury duty, and have to put in enough time on the meter to enable them to stay until 4:30 PM.
 
Prior Service:
If you have served on either Federal or City court within the past 6 years, please bring proof of service with you.
 
Security:  ​Court Officers are stationed throughout the court.  All Jurors and the public must pass through a magnetometer to enter.  Please arrive early and allow extra time for this process.  Firearm, knives, scissors, pepper spray and dangerous instruments are prohibited in the court building and will be confiscated. Your cooperation and patience is appreciated in this effort to keep our facility and all court users safe.

 

ADVISORY WARNING: Please be advised that the NYS Unified Court System does not call, e-mail, nor mail prospective jurors to request financial information, such as credit card #s, bank accounts, Social Security #s, nor personal information about your family. DO NOT PROVIDE this kind of information to anyone claiming to represent the Court System. If you receive this type of request, please contact the Westchester County Commissioner of Jurors Office @ 914-824 -5620.