Rockland 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 1-845-483-8410.

 

These instructions are updated daily after 5:00 PM 

 

Term Date:   Monday, March 16, 2020
 

Trial Jurors - Reporting Instructions for:  Monday, March 16, 2020 and continuing until further notice

 

There are no emergency messages at this time.  Information on Court Closings is available here

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. 

Thank you for your cooperation.

If you are using a GPS for directions, please use:

11 New Hempstead Road, New City -  address for parking. 

 

Have a great evening.


If this message is not updated, please call 845-483-8410 

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 845-483-8400 after 9:00 am on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 845-483-8400 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.  There is a coffee shop in the courthouse, located on the 2nd floor, which has refreshments, soft drinks, bagels, rolls, sandwiches, soups and snacks.  There are also many restaurants within walking distance of the courthouse.

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.  Juror parking is located in back of the County Office Building, 11 New Hempstead Road. Additional parking is behind the Sain Building at 18 New Hempstead Road. IF YOU DO NOT PARK IN A LEGAL PARKING SPACE, YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TICKET(S) ISSUED OR TOWING.

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

Rockland County Courthouse

1 S. Main Street - Suite 250

New City NY 10956

Trial Jurors report to Room 250

Grand Jurors report to Room 250

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

Commissioner of Jurors

Patricia Zippilli

Rockland County Courthouse

1 S. Main Street - Suite 250 

New City NY 10956

Phone: 845-483-8400

Email the Commissioner:

rocklandjury@nycourts.gov