Wayne 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 1-315-665-8120.

 

These instructions are updated daily after 5:00 PM 

 

 

No Emergency Message 

                                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:  315-665-8118                                           Email: waynejury@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 315-665-8118 after 8:30 am on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 315-665-8118 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.

Court Hours: Court normally operates from 9:15 am to 4:30 pm., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day.  Court sessions rarely continue beyond 4:30 pm.  The building does not open to the public until 8:45am.

Electronics: Cell phones and other electronic devices may be used in the jury assembly rooms and other waiting areas.  They must be turned off when you are in the courtroom.  Cameras, recorders and other electronic devices are not allowed in the building.  Please leave them in your vehicle.

Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday.  You may bring your own lunch or purchase lunch from a local restaurant.

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.  Free parking is available at the municipal parking lots on Montezuma Street and along Broad Street in the village.   Limited handicap parking is available at the Hall of Justice, 54 Broad Street, Lyons.

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

Wayne County Hall of Justice

54 Broad Street

Lyons NY 14489

Trial Jurors report to the third floor 

Grand Jurors report to the third floor

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

Commissioner of Jurors

Adrianne Kidder

Wayne County Hall of Justice

54 Broad Street - Room 106

 

Lyons NY 14489

Phone: 315-665-8118

Email the Commissioner:

waynejury@nycourts.gov