Delaware County Jury Information

Trial jurors are on 'standby' and should report to court ONLY when instructed.  Please review the reporting instructions below, or to hear a recorded message, please call 1-607-376-5404.

 

These instructions are updated daily at 4:30 PM

 

This message is for all Sworn Grand Jurors: Grand jury will NOT be held Thursday, May 14th . Your appearance is NOT required. Please be advised your Grand Jury service has been extended. You will be receiving a letter with new service dates. Continue to call in or check the website for reporting instructions after 5:00 p.m. the day before the service date.

 

Notice from the Commissioner of Jurors re: Coronavirus and Flu

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

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.

 

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. 

 

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

 

Phone Number:  (607)376-5410    Email: delawarejury@nycourts.gov

 

 

Thank you for your cooperation.

 

 

 

 

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 607-376-5404 after 8:30 am on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 607-376-5404 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.

Court Hours: Court normally operates from 8:30 am to 4:30 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.  

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

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.  Parking is available across the street from the Courthouse behind the County Office Building.  Please DO NOT park behind 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.

Court Locations

Delaware County Courthouse

3 Court Street

Delhi NY 13753

Trial Jurors refer to your summons for Date,

Time and Court Location

Grand Jurors refer to your summons for Date, Time and Court Location

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

Commissioner of Jurors

Lori L. Metzko

Delaware County Courthouse

3rd Court Street - 1st Floor

Delhi NY 13753

Phone: 607-376-5404

Email the Commissioner:

delawarejury@nycourts.gov