TORRINGTON SUPERIOR COURT

JUROR ACCOMMODATIONS/COURT INFORMATION

 

The following information is intended to answer general questions regarding your first day of serving jury duty at the Torrington Superior Courthouse.  Additional information may be obtained in the Jury Service Handbook �Your Guide To Jury Service� - (PDF)

 

ATTENDANCE

First day jurors must sign in immediately upon entering the jury room.

JUROR PARKING

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INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES

If you have a disability and need a reasonable accommodation, please call 1-800-842-8175, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and speak with a customer service representative. If you have a hearing related disability and require assistance, please dial 711. You may also email any request to jury.administration@jud.ct.gov

JUROR STICKERS

Juror stickers will be distributed to you upon arrival. Stickers must be worn at all times while you are in or about the courthouse. Stickers must be returned to the Jury Service Assistant (JSA) before leaving the courthouse at the end of the day.

COURTHOUSE

The Jury Room is located on the fourth floor of the Torrington Superior Courthouse. Jurors must avoid all other areas of the courthouse including courtrooms and juror waiting rooms unless you are assigned to them.

COFFEE / TEA

Coffee (regular and decaf) and tea is provided free of charge

SMOKING

Smoking is allowed outside of the building. Jurors must sign in and out to smoke.

ELEVATORS

Jurors are allowed to use the elevator.

STAIRWAY

Jurors are allowed to use the stairway.

RESTROOMS

Restrooms are located on the same floor as the jury room.

TELEVISIONS

All programs are available for your viewing except for the news. Please change the station if news comes on.

ATM

An ATM is located in the courthouse.

PUBLIC PAY TELEPHONES

Free public telephones are located in the Court Service Center.

LUNCH

Lunch is between 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. Lunch will be announced by the JSA. A listing of area food locations is available. If you choose to bring a lunch, there is a refrigerator and a microwave.

CHANGE MACHINE

We DO NOT have a change machine.

VENDING MACHINES

There is a soda machine in the jury area. PLEASE BRING CHANGE

CELL PHONES AND OTHER ELECTRONIC DEVICES

Please see the Chief Court Administrator's press release regarding electronics.

INTERNET ACCESS

Internet access is available in the Jury Assembly room. WI-FI is available.

BEEPERS/RADIO DEVICES, ETC.

Jurors may not bring disruptive items into the courthouse. A disruptive item includes, but is not limited to, the following: a radio, boom box, portable television, compact disc player/recorder, cassette player/recorder. If you have any questions regarding what to bring, please contact Jury Administration.

LAPTOPS Laptops are allowed. The jury assembly room is equipped with electrical outlets and WI-FI. Please note the jury assembly room is not locked during regular business hours.

ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATES

Jurors receiving credit for serving will be mailed a Certificate of Recognition of Juror Service.