Cayuga County Jury Information

Trial jurors should report to court ONLY when instructed.  Please review the reporting instructions below, or to hear a recorded message, please call 1-315-237-6220.

 

These instructions are updated daily after 5:00 PM 

Notice from the Commissioner of Jurors re: Coronavirus and Flu
 

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

 

(1) If you have been summoned for jury duty beginning on March 16th and continuing until further notice:

  • Please do not appear at the courthouse. Your service has been suspended at this time. You will hear from us in the future with another date for service.

(2) 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.

  • Seated Grand Jurors for Cayuga County will be notified when the Grand Jury reconvenes. You do not need to do anything at this time.

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

           

Telephone reporting: 315-237-6450 Option #1                    E-mail reporting: cayugajury@nycourts.gov

Thank you for your cooperation.

PLEASE BE ADVISED IT HAS BEEN REPORTED THAT RESIDENTS HAVE BEEN RECEIVING PHONE CALLS FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR FOR JURY DUTY. 

THESE PHONE CALLS ARE NOT LEGITIMATE AND YOU SHOULD NOT GIVE OUT ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION.  THE JURY OFFICE DOES NOT CALL AND ASK FOR PERSONAL INFORMATION.

 

Term Date:  All

Trial Jurors - Reporting Instructions for: All Jurors Until Further Notice

We never call and ask you for personal information.  NEVER give out personal information over the telephone.

General Information 

Absence of Emergency: If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call at 315-237-6450 after 8:30 am on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 315-237-6450 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.

Court Hours: Court normally operates from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day.  Court sessions rarely continue beyond 5:00 pm.

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 WIFI in the County courthouse.  There are also computer work stations in the assembly room.

Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday.

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.  Discounted daily parking is available, for $ 6.00 per day, at the City of Auburn Municipal Parking Garage, Loop Road, Auburn, NY  13021.

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.

Court Locations

Cayuga County Courthouse

152 Genesee Street

Auburn NY 13021

City Court - Historic Post Office Building 157

Genesee Street, Auburn NY 13021

Trial Jurors report to Jury Assembly Room

Grand Jurors follow instructions on your summons

Town/Village Jurors check your summons for instructions and reporting address

Commissioner of Jurors

Kelly J. Wejko

Cayuga County Courthouse

152 Genesee Street

 

Auburn NY 13021

Phone: 315-237-6450

Email the Commissioner:

cayugajury@nycourts.gov