Jury Commissioner's Office

Commissioner's Address:
Washoe County Courthouse
75 Court Street, Room 116
Reno, Nevada 89501
775-328-3188 fax
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Jury Handbook
"The American system of trial by jury is unique.  No other nation relies so heavily on ordinary citizens to make its most important decisions about law, business practice and personal liberty - even death.  Ideally, Americans take their participation seriously lest they someday stand before their peers seeking justice." -- Stephen J. Adler, journalist and author

The right of a trial by jury is the privilege and duty of every person in the United States.  This right is guaranteed by the United States Constitution and the Constitution of the State of Nevada, which provides "the right of trial by Jury shall be secured to all and remain inviolate forever." 

You have been summoned for jury service in the Second Judicial District Court, Washoe County. Please complete the questionnaire you received and return it in the postage paid envelope.  Retain the top portion, NOTICE TO EMPLOYER; this should be given to your place of employment, supervisor or Human Resources Department.

Once we verify the information on your questionnaire you will receive a white postcard with reporting information approximately ten (10) days prior to your service date. Please follow the instructions on the postcard carefully.