Bronx County Jury Information

The telephone 'stand-by' juror call-in system for Trial Jurors is suspended until further notice.

If your telephone call in date has past, call 718-618-3360 to be scheduled for a new date or if you have any other questions, regarding your jury duty service.  Please call between the hours of 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.

 

You may also call 718-618-3360 to speak with a jury representative.

For Court Closing Information call 1-800-268-7869
Grand Jurors summoned for the term beginning 12/8/20: You are not required to appear at the courthouse on December 29. Please check back tomorrow after 5pm for further instructions.
Grand Jurors summoned for the term beginning 1/4/21: On December 28th, 2020 you are to begin checking this site or calling 1-855-724-1266 for reporting instructions.  Do not appear at the courthouse unless instructed to do so.  You will use your sequence number to determine if you need to appear.  Your sequence number will begin with the letter G and range from G1 to G750.  This number is in the upper right corner of sections D and E on your summons and is under the barcode on section C.

NOTICE FROM THE COMMISSIONER OF JURORS RE: CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

In light of public health concerns arising over the coronavirus, please note the following:

If you have been summoned for Trial jury duty, for any location in Bronx county beginning on November 16, 2020 and continuing until further notice: PLEASE DO NOT APPEAR at the courthouse.

 

*Jurors with a Trial Summons for the week of 11/23/2020 or later: Your service has been temporarily postponed and will be rescheduled. You will receive a new summons at a future date.

If you have been summoned for Grand Jury:

  • Please continue to call or check this website as instructed until you are told your service is complete.

 

 

If you are a juror currently serving on a criminal trial, on a grand jury or on a civil trial where opening statements have been made:

*You are required to appear to continue your service.

 

The NYS Unified Court System would like to assure you that your health and safety remain a top priority for us as we resume essential court operations, including jury service.

What to Expect When You Appear:

  • Court Security will be performing temperature checks of all who enter the building (touch less scanners are used)

  • Regular deep cleaning of court facilities with enhanced cleaning of commonly used areas

  • Limited people in courthouse

  • Mandatory use of face masks by court personnel and court visitors

    • Please bring your own mask/face covering

  • Plexiglass barriers may be present at various locations (i.e. magnetometers, x-ray machines, assembly room desks)

  • Indicators, like blue tape, may be present in public areas to ensure physical distance of at least 6 feet (to meet social distancing standards)

  • Hand sanitizer for all court visitors

Please note the following:  

  • Commissioner of Jurors will continue to provide jurors with public WI-FI.

  • Bring your own pen/pencil and take it with you when you leave.

  • Bring your own books/magazines/electronic devices and charges.

  • Jurors may bring their own resealable beverage and snack or food that does not require refrigeration.

 

Please, call or email the Commissioner of Jurors Office with further questions.

Phone number: 718-618-3360           Email: bronxjury@nycourts.gov 

Thank you for your cooperation.

Court Locations

Trial Jurors who have received a green summons, are assigned to Bronx Supreme Court at              851 Grand Concourse, Second Floor, Room 212

Trial Jurors who have received a purple summons , are assigned to Criminal Court at             

265 E. 161st Street, First Floor

Grand Jurors who have received a blue summons, are assigned to Criminal Court at             

265 E. 161st Street, First Floor

Commissioner of Jurors

Kevin Rothermel

Acting Bronx County Clerk

Bronx County Clerk

851 Grand Concourse

Bronx NY 10451

Phone: 718-618-3360

Email the Commissioner:

bronxjury@nycourts.gov

Help

Submit Your Qualification Questionnaire

Postpone Your Jury Service  (Please provide your 9 digit juror index number)postponement requests must be made within 10 days after receiving your summons

Information for Employers

Trial Juror's Handbook

Grand Juror's Handbook

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