District Court Juror Information
First 1/2 day $12.50, plus mileage
First whole day = $25.00 plus mileage
Subsequent 1/2 day = $20.00 plus mileage
Subsequent Full day = $40.00 plus mileage
Mileage = $0.10 per mile
If you are excused by Noon, you will be paid for a 1/2 day.
You will receive payment for Jury Service by check from the County of Monroe. Please allow 8 to 10 weeks for processing.
The length of your Jury Term is two months. You are not required to report daily. You will be required to report only when there is a Jury Trial scheduled. Your first scheduled trial date is listed in the enclosed letter. Usual In-Court hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with Noon recess of about 1.5 hours. For good reason, Court hours may be extended but this will be the exception.
CONFIRMATION OF JURY SERVICE TO EMPLOYER
A confirmation letter for Jury Service, if needed, will be available from the Judge's secretary showing your 1/2 or full day attendance for service and amount of compensation you will receive.
JURY TELEPHONE CALL-IN INFORMATION
To call Toll Free, follow these instructions, as telephone menus have changed:
1. Toll Free # is (888) 354-5500; wait for the operator to ask if you know your party's extension.
2. Then dial the 7049 Jury System extension; follow this menu to locate your assigned Judge.
If (734) 240-7049 is a local call for you, dial it direct and follow the menu to locate your assigned Judge.
For more information see the First District Court Juror Handbook (pdf)