Failure to Appear for jury service
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General Information On Failure To Appear For Jury Service

In the event you were not able to appear on your scheduled summons date for jury service, you will need to appear as soon as possible or contact our office via email or by phone at 951.275.5076 or 760.342.6264 for the Desert region in order to avoid receiving a Failure to Appear notice that can result in a fine, imprisonment or both, pursuant to C.C.P. 209.

  • Email the Jury Office for Riverside and Corona
  • Email the Jury Office for Murrieta and Banning
  • Email the Jury Office for Indio, Palm Springs & Blythe
  • Information On What To Do If You Have Received A Failure To Appear Letter

    Please contact the Jury Services Division if you need to reschedule your designated date to appear. If the date to appear has already passed, report as soon as possible to avoid receiving an Order to Show Cause notice for failure to attend jury duty with a mandatory court hearing date that cannot be changed.

    Riverside, Murrieta and Indio jurors:

    Please report at 8:00 a.m. Monday through Thursday (except court holidays).

    Corona, Banning and Blythe jurors:

    Please contact Jury Services as soon as possible to reschedule your service.

    Failure to respond to the Order to Show Cause notice can result in a fine, imprisonment or both pursuant to C.C.P 209.

    The best way to reach our jury staff is via email or phone 951.275.5076 or 760.342.6264 for the Desert Region..

  • Email the Jury Office for Riverside and Corona
  • Email the Jury Office for Murrieta and Banning
  • Email the Jury Office for Indio, Palm Springs & Blythe
  • Information On What To Do If You Have Received An Order To Show Cause Notice For Failure To Attend Jury Service or for Contempt

    You must appear on the designated date and time given on the Order to Show Cause notice. This date cannot be changed and will require your personal appearance. Failure to appear on this day can result in a fine, imprisonment or both pursuant to C.C.P. 209.

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