Daily Reporting Instructions for Jurors

Friday, January 17, 2019 Cowlitz County Clerk’s Office 

Daily Reporting Instructions for Jurors

ALERT: All citizens entering the Hall of Justice will have to go through airport style security screening. Please allow a few minutes extra for the screening process.

Thank you for visiting the Cowlitz County, Daily Reporting Instruction Page. You are on call for any jury trial that may start during this two (2) week term. Occasionally a trial may extend beyond the end of a term. Please check your jury term start dates carefully, as the same group numbers are used in each term.

Cowlitz County Courts and Offices will be closed Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.

The current jury term is for January 13, 2020 through January 24, 2020

**There is one new jury trial scheduled to begin on Tuesday, January 21, 2020** 

Jurors with the group numbers 24 through 28 are to report to the 2nd floor lobby of the Hall of Justice on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 @ 8:15 a.m.  Please have a seat in the lobby until the Clerk instructs you to check in.

Jurors with the group numbers  1 through 23  are to call the jury recording or check back with the web page after 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 23, 2020 for possible jury service on Friday, January 24, 2020.

If for any reason you are unable to serve at this time, you must be excused by the Judge. All requests to be excused must be submitted in writing or in person before the Judge on the day you report for jury service. **Please do not call the Clerk’s Office asking to be excused or postponed as phone requests cannot be considered.**

 If you did not see your group number or if you have any questions, please call the Clerk’s Office at (360) 577-3034 between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Thank you for your time and service.