YATES COUNTY JURY INFORMATION
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.
You may also call 315-536-5125 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 315-536-5125 after 9:00 a.m. on the day you are to report.
Accessibility If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 315-536-5125 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 so please leave them at home or in your vehicle to speed the magnetometer screening process.
Meals There is a mid-day lunch break every day. Several restaurants are located on Main and Liberty Streets. You may check FLXLunch.com for a listing of local restaurants and their daily specials. https://www.flxlunch.com/ There is also a refrigerator available for your use should you choose to pack a lunch.
Parking/Transportation The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations. Parking is available in the lots off Main Street and Liberty Street and at the Baptist Church and the Presbyterian Church. PLEASE DO NOT PARK AT THE LIBRARY.
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.