JURY DUTY SCAM
Please be advised that residents in Snohomish County are receiving phone calls regarding missing jury duty. These calls are a phone scam. Court staff or law enforcement will never ask you to provide your personal information such as social security numbers or bank or credit card information.
If you receive such a phone call DO NOT give any personal, credit card or banking information. You should hang up and contact law enforcement immediately. You can locate more information at the State Court website.
Jury Trial Information
- Current term: If you were summoned for jury duty on Thursday, March 19th and Friday, March 20th, you do not need to appear. All trials have been resolved.
- Next jury term: Jury terms for the month of April have been suspended due to City and Court policy in response to the COVID-19 outbreak..
Basic juror information
Jurors are chosen randomly and scheduled at the time of trial. If you live in Arlington, Lake Stevens or Marysville, you can be summoned to serve at the Marysville Municipal Court.
Please read your juror summons for information about your jury services. If you are unable to appear for jury service you must return the questionnaire to the court with your request for excusal. You will receive a response within 5 court business days prior to your jury service date if your request has been accepted or denied. If you do not hear from the court regarding your excusal, you are expected to show for jury duty.
For more information about jury service, please visit the Washington Courts website.
According to RCW 2.36.170, it is a crime for any person summoned for jury duty to intentionally fail to appear as directed.
JURY DUTY VERIFICATION
Call 360-363-8063 to check if a trial is still scheduled and if you need to appear or not. Please call after 5 p.m. the day before your scheduled jury duty date. For all other jury service questions, call 360-363-8050.
People entering the courthouse will be screened by courthouse security and required to go through a metal detector. Purses, briefcases, bags and other carried items may be searched. Weapons are prohibited in the courthouse.
If you require accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Court at 360-363-8050 one week prior to your jury term.
If you need hearing-assisted devices when you serve as a juror, please notify the Court at 360-363-8050 upon receipt of your summons.