Carroll County Circuit Court


Jury Selection Criteria

  1. Residency - To serve as a juror for Carroll County, you must reside in the county. If you no longer live in Carroll County, indicate your current address on the Juror Qualification Form and forward to the Jury Commissioner. Be sure to sign and date the form before returning it.
  2. Citizenship - To serve as a juror you must be a citizen of the United States. If you are not a citizen, please forward proof of non-citizenship to the Jury Commissioner’s office along with your completed Juror Qualification Form. Be sure to sign and date the form before returning it.
  3. Postponements/Excuse Requests - Must be submitted in writing and forwarded to the Jury Commissioner along with your completed Juror Qualification Form. Be sure to sign and date the form before returning it.
  4. Age - A person who is 70 years of age or older will be excused upon request.
  5. Medical/Physical - If you are claiming a medical and/or physical problem, a letter, signed by your doctor, must accompany your completed Juror Qualification Form and forwarded to the Jury Commissioner along with your completed Juror Qualification Form. Be sure to sign and date the form before returning it.
Any further reference with regard to Jury Service can be found in the annotated Code of Maryland, “Courts & Judicial Proceedings, Title 8-101 through 8-430.”

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