Jury Duty



TRIAL JURY

Jurors summoned for Superior Court on Monday, November 29, 2021 are to report as follows:
Jurors with summons # 1 - 150 are to report at 8:15 AM
Jurors with summons # 151-300 are to report at 1:00 PM

Jurors summoned for Superior Court on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 have been excused and do not need to report

Jurors for Monday, November 29th are to report to the Selden Park Courthouse Annex located at 100 Genoa Martin Dr., Brunswick, Ga 31520

Please call the jury info line at 912-554-7289, check this page or our Facebook page after 5:00 PM on Friday, November 26th for any changes to the reporting instructions.


No Electronic Devices or weapons (phones, pagers, tablets, guns, knives, etc) are allowed in the Selden Park Courthouse Annex


Click Here to view the Grand Jury and Petit Jury COVID-19 Instructions

Click Here to view the Map for Selden Park Courthouse Annex


No Electronic Devices or weapons (phones, pagers, tablets, guns, knives, etc) are allowed in the Courthouse.  Please leave them in your car.    

 
 If you have any questions, you may call our office at 912-554-7272 ext 4 or email [email protected]
Thank you



***As Citizens assisting in your civic duty,

 you are an integral part of our Judicial System.  
We Thank You for your service..***

Trial Jury Instructions:
Jury Service-A Vital Function of Democracy: Jury Service is one of the highest duties of citizenship.  It provides an opportunity to learn about our justice system and to see your court operate.  While jury service may require some adjustment to your normal schedule and routine, we will make every effort to minimize your inconvenience.

ATTIRE:
Please use good judgement and report properly dressed.  Shorts, extremely short skirts, and tee shirts are not appropriate attire.  We cannot be responsible for personal belongings and suggest you not bring expensive articles with you.  Ladies may need a lightweigh sweater in the courtroom.

CELL PHONES, PAGERS, KNIVES AND WEAPONS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE COURTHOUSE

DO NOT BRING CHILDREN

COMPENSATION:
You will receive an expense allowance for each day that you report to the facility unless you are notified that jury service has been cancelled or that you have been deferred or excused.

The night before your scheduled jury service, call 912-554-7289 or visit www.glynncounty.org/juryservice

POSTPONEMENT/DEFERRAL
Hardship request must be submitted in writing to:
Glynn County Superior Court
Jury Manager
P. O. Box 1355
Brunswick, GA 31521
or email to [email protected]
or fax to (912)267-5625.
Please include contact information including phone and email with your request for deferral or excusal or postponement.

IF YOUR REASON FOR EXCUSAL/DEFERRAL IS:

MEDICAL: You must get a medical excuse from your health care provider who may email [email protected] or fax 912-267-5625 or mail your excuse.

IF YOU ARE AGE 70 OR OLDER: Unless you have an over 70 affidavit on file in the Clerk's Office, you must submit a written hardship request for excusal to be considered.
Click Here to fill out an over 70 affidavit.  Once complete, fax to 912-267-5625 or email to [email protected]

VACATION/WORK PLANS: Written documentation of the date you booked your vacation and a copy of your reservation or verification of travel.

FULL TIME STUDENT: You must submit a copy of your student ID and your class schedule that includes the court date.  After we receive your information, you must complete a student affidavit.  Provide your email address so we may email the affidavit to you.

NO LONGER A RESIDENT OF GLYNN COUNTY: Submit proof of your new address such as a copy of Driver's License, voter card or lease.

CONVICTED FELON: You must notify us in writing the Court where and when you were convicted and if your rights have been restored.

IF YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION WITH YOUR REQUEST TO BE DEFERRED OR EXCUSED, WE WILL RESPONDTO YOU.  If we do no have your contact information, you will need to report.

Return completed questionnaire in enclosed envelope or email to [email protected] or fax to (912)267-5625

If you have any questions not answered on the 2nd page of your summons,
please call 912-554-7286 or 912-554-7272 Ext 4

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JURY SERVICE SCAM ALERT:  
In various parts of the United States, citizens are being targeted by phone calls and emails threatening them with prosecution for failing to comply with jury service in federal or state courts.   In the calls and emails, recipients are pressured to provide confidential data, potentially leading to identify theft and fraud.  These calls and emails, which threaten recipients with fines and jail time if they do not comply, are fraudulent and are not connected with the courts.  Courts do not require anyone to provide any sensitive information in a telephone call or email.  Most contact between a court and a prospective juror will be through the U.S. mail, and any phone contact by real court officials will not include requests for Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, or any other sensitive information.  
Jury duty is a vital civic responsibility and should be taken seriously by all citizens.  However, it is a crime for anyone to falsely represent himself or herself as a court official.  The judiciary takes seriously such an offense.
Persons receiving such a telephone call or email should not provide the requested information and should notify the Clerk of Court office in your area.
You may contact our office or Colonel Carl Futch at the Glynn County Sheriff's Office at 912-554-7625 


SCAM ALERT INVOLVING PRE-PAID DEBIT CARDS AND A JURY SUBPOENA
The Clerk of Superior Court's office will NOT have anyone call you in regards to an outstanding warrant, nor ask you for pre-paid debit cards to pay for missing jury duty.  We will not call you asking you to appear at the courthouse for a signature analysis for a jury subpoena.  This is a SCAM. If you have any questions as to a validity of a claim, please contact the Clerk of Superior Court's office @ 912-554-7286 PRIOR to submitting any funds or contact the Glynn County Sheriff's Office at 912-554-7600.