Otsego 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 1-607-322-3144.
These instructions are updated daily after 4:30 PM.
Message Date: November 22, 2019
Trial Jurors - Reporting Instructions for: Monday November 25, 2019
There are no emergency messages at this time
Jurors summoned for Otsego County Court
on Monday, November 25, 2019, DO NOT need
to report. The case you were to have served on
has settled. You do not need to do anything further
and will receive credit as if you had served.
*** Please check this site again for updated information***
The Commissioner of Jurors thanks all Jurors for your time, cooperation and contribution to our system of justice.
We never call and ask you for personal information. NEVER give out personal information over the telephone.
Absence of Emergency: If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call at 607-322-3144 after 8:30 am on the day you are to report.
Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 607-322-3144 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 4:30 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. No social media may be accessed or used in reference to any case you sit on.
Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday. Normally, there is a mid-morning and mid-afternoon break.
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.
Otsego County Courthouse
193 Main Street
Courthouse Hours (Monday - Friday):
8:30 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00pm - 4:30 pm
Oneonta City Court - Public Safety
Building, 81 Main Street Oneonta, NY
City Court Hours (Monday - Friday):
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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
Otsego County Jury Office
Otsego County Office Building
Email the Commissioner: