Circuit Court

Clerks Office/ Licensing/ Land Records: 410-228-0481
Judge’s Chambers: 410-228-6300
Jury Commissioner: 410-228-9840
District Court: 410-901-1420

Click here for Dorchester Jury Explanation and FAQs

Click Here for printable Trial (Petit) Jury Information Sheet

Click here for printable DECEMBER 2018 Tentative Jury Schedule (pdf)

Click here for Jury Service Brochure (pdf)

Click here for GRAND Jury Brochure (pdf)


Excusal Forms

REQUEST FOR EXCUSAL DUE TO CHILD CARE ISSUES

REQUEST FOR EXCUSAL DUE TO FAMILY CARE ISSUES

REQUEST FOR EXCUSAL DUE TO FINANCIAL HARDSHIP

REQUESTS FOR EXCUSAL DUE TO MEDICAL/ DISABILITY ISSUES

**ANY REQUESTS FOR EXCUSAL DUE TO MEDICAL/ DISABILITY ISSUES NEED
TO HAVE DOCUMENTATION FROM YOUR DOCTOR**

*ALSO REMEMBER TO WRITE YOUR BADGE ID# ON ALL SUBMITTED PAPERWORK*

Send all requests and documentation to:
ATTN: Jury Commissioner
P.O. Box 416
Cambridge, MD 21613
Or fax: 410-221-0315

*Please note that all excusals are pending until approved by the judge or jury commissioner*


Message updated on 12/11/2018:

Thank you for calling the Jury Commissioner’s office. Please listen to the following message very carefully. Although we attempt to spread reporting obligations among all jurors, you may be called to serve on any day of the month regardless of your juror number. Therefore, you must check every day after 5pm and listen carefully to the message or check the website. It is your responsibility to keep checking to see if your juror number is called for the remainder of the month.

The following message is correct for:

DECEMBER TRIAL JURORS

Wednesday, December 12,

Through

Monday, December 17, 2018

*No Jury Service is Required*

*No Orientation is Required*

Jurors are reminded that jury schedules and reporting times change daily. It is very important that all December jurors call 410-221-8701 or check the website after 5pm on Monday, December 17, 2018 for updated information on jury service for December 18, 2018.

GRAND JURY – OCTOBER 2018 THROUGH FEBRUARY 2019

 NOTE:  GRAND JURY will receive a written letter two weeks prior to when you will need to report for the first time.