Madison 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 1-888-711-5879.

 

These instructions are updated daily at 6:00 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:

 

If you have been summoned for jury duty or are serving on a jury and:

(1) You have been directed to self-monitor for the coronavirus by a medical authority or an employer; or

(2) You have been diagnosed with the coronavirus; or

(3) You have serious flu symptoms (fever, cough, or shortness of breath),

 

  • Please do not appear at the courthouse for jury duty service. 

  • Please report your situation to the Commissioner of Jurors at the telephone number or email address listed below.  

  • Your service will be temporarily postponed until this health emergency has passed.

 

Thank you for your cooperation.

 

THE MADISON COUNTY COURTHOUSE RENOVATION IS COMPLETE! OUR ADDRESS IS 138 NORTH COURT STREET, WAMPSVILLE, NY.  THE JURY OFFICE IS LOCATED ON THE SECOND FLOOR.  

Jurors summoned for  SUPREME COURT for Monday, March 9, 2020 do NOT need to report.  You will receive SIX years Jury service credit.  Thank you.    

All Jurors scheduled for Grand Jury on Thursday, April 9, and Friday, April 10,  2020 DO NOT NEED TO REPORT. However, you may be recalled in the event that an essential matter needs to be heard.  If so, you will be contacted.  Thank you. 

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 315-231-5305 after 8:30 am on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 315-231-5305 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.  There are also computer work stations in the assembly room.

Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday.  There are restaurants in Oneida and Sherrill.

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.

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

 

Madison County Courthouse

138 North Court Street

Wampsville, NY 13163

Trial Jurors follow instructions on your summons

Grand Jurors follow instructions on your summons

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

Commissioner of Jurors

Vanessa L. Scott

Madison County Courthouse

PO Box 545

138 North Court Street

Wampsville NY 13163

Phone: 315-231-5305

Fax: 646-963-6448

Email the Commissioner:

madisonjury@nycourts.gov