Orleans County Jury Information

Trial jurors should report to court ONLY when instructed.


These instructions are updated daily after 5:00 P.M.

You may also call 1-585-283-6655 to hear a recorded message.






Term Date:   See Juror Information Below.

Trial Jurors - Reporting Instructions for:   See Juror Information Below.

Grand Jurors - Check your summons for instructions.



Emergency Message: 
For weather and emergency closings check local radio and television stations (Buffalo Channels 2, 4 and 7).

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 585-283-6659 after 8:30 a.m. on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 585-283-6659 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 may be used during breaks.  They must be turned off during jury selection, trial, and grand jury sessions.  There is public access WIFI in the County courthouse.  

Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday.  There are restaurants within walking distance of the courthouse.  You may bring your lunch but there is NO eating or drinking except water allowed in the courtroom.

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.  The main entrance to the Court is located on East State Street and the parking lot and entrance with elevator access is located on East Park Street.  If you need to make travel arrangements, the Orleans Transit Service phone number is 585-589-0707.

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.  Weapons or dangerous instruments of any kind are prohibited from the court buildings.  Your cooperation is appreciated in this effort to keep our facility safe.

Court Locations

Orleans County Courthouse

1 South Main Street, STE 4

Albion NY 14411

Trial Jurors report to 2nd Floor Courtroom

Grand Jurors report to 2nd Floor Courtroom. 
If you are selected - you will report to
Public Safety Building

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

Commissioner of Jurors

Joyce M. McNutt

Orleans County Commissioner of Jurors

1 South Main Street, STE 4

Albion NY 14411-1497

Phone: 585-283-6659

Fax: 585-283-6654