Term of Jury Service:
Superior Court jurors are selected from a compiled list of names from Cochise County voter registration and Motor Vehicle Division. If you are qualified to serve as trial juror, you will be summoned with not less than ten (10) days notice of the date, time, and place to report. DO NOT REPORT UNTIL SUMMONED. You are on call for a six-month period OR until you served on a trial during this period. An average trial lasts from two to five days. 

 

Jury Questionnaire 

Jury Duty Calendar

May 10th, through May 14th, 2021

DIVISION  TIME         STATUS
1

0:00

NO TRIAL SCHEDULED. 

2

0:00

NO TRIAL SCHEDULED.

3 0:00

NO TRIAL SCHEDULED.

4 0:00

NO TRIAL SCHEDULED.

5

0:00

NO TRIAL SCHEDULED.

6 0:00

NO TRIAL SCHEDULED.

7 0:00

NO TRIAL SCHEDULED.

Please call us if you have any questions 520-432-8585 or send an email to ccjc@courts.az.gov.


Reporting Instructions:

  • IMPORTANT - please check your summons for the DIVISION and DATE you were called to appear. Cancelled Jurors will receive another summons letter in the mail whenever their presence is again required.
  • Before your Reporting Date, please call (520) 432-8577 or toll free 888-212-7072 (Northern Cochise County), after 5:30 p.m. the evening before your report date up to 7:30 a.m. the next morning.  A recording will indicate final instructions as to whether you should appear, or if your presence is not required due to a postponement or cancellation.
  • For Road Condition Alert call 1-888-411-7623, say "roads" and "Highway 80" for road condition report.
  • Oftentimes, cases are settled prior to the trial date, so please call to see if you are required to appear.
  • If you report after jury service has been cancelled, you will not be paid. It is your responsibility to call the evening before your reporting day. 
  • Failure to report to Court as instructed may result in your being brought before the Judge on Contempt of Court charges.
  • PLEASE DO NOT BRING ANY CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN (18) TO COURT.
  • Wireless service is available in the Jury Assembly Area.


Excused Days:
If for an important reason you will be unavailable for a certain block of time during your term of service, please indicate the days by sending us a letter to the address below or by email. Trips/appointments that can be rescheduled are not valid excuse uses for missing jury duty. However, if arrangements have already been made you may request a postponement by email or mail. Only two postponements can be granted during your term of service. Please include your name, the date, the Division and your badge number in your email or letter.


Clerk of the Court                      
Email Address: ccjc@courts.az.gov
P.O. Box DE
Bisbee, AZ 85603

 

►How do I find out if I need to report?
Call (520) 432-8577 or toll free (888) 212-7072 (Northern Cochise county), after 5:30 p.m. the evening before your report date.  A recording will indicate final instructions as to whether you should appear or if your presence is not required due to a postponement or cancellation. If you report after jury service has been cancelled, you will not be paid.  It is your responsibility to call the evening before your reporting day.

►Where do I go?  
****Check your summons for report location***
Bisbee: Please enter through the front steps of the Courthouse. Court Security will direct you to the sign-in location.
Physical Address: 100 Quality Hill, Bisbee, AZ 85603
Sierra Vista: Please follow the sign for juror sign-in.
Physical Address: 100 Colonia De Salud, Sierra Vista, AZ 85623

►What do I wear?
Business casual is preferred. NO shorts, tank-tops, halter-tops, or flip flops are allowed.
Currently, a face mask or covering are required to enter the Courthouse.   

►Where do I park?
In Bisbee, parking signs will be posted next to St. Patrick's Church. Handicapped-accessible parking and its entrance is located in the back of Courthouse; please press the button at the back door for assistance.
In Sierra Vista, parking is available in the parking lots near the Courthouse.

►What can I bring?
You can bring a water bottle, lunch, or snacks.  Electronic devices may be used while you wait but must be silenced and put away while in the courtroom.

►Is lunch provided?
You will have at least one hour for lunch, which is NOT provided. There are eating establishments within walking distance. You may bring a lunch; breaks are announced throughout the day.

►What items are not allowed in the courthouse?
Weapons, pocket-knives, mace, etc.

►How much do I get paid?
 You will be paid 44.5 cents per mile for your round-trip travel.  If you are selected as a juror, you will be paid $12.00 per day plus round-trip mileage.

►How can I request a postponement?
Request must be submitted in writing and can be emailed to ccjc@courts.az.gov or faxed to 520-432-8589. Please call 520-432-8585 if you have any questions.  


Courthouse Regulations:
Under Federal Law, no employer may discharge, threaten to discharge, intimidate, or coerce any permanent employee because of the employee's jury service. An employer who violates this law is subject to a penalty of $1,000 with payment of damages and attorney fees. If you are selected for jury duty, give a copy of this information to your employer.

 

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