Reporting for Jury Duty

The Bell County jury schedule is set on friday. You will need to call 254-933-5360 at any time over the weekend between 5:00 PM friday and 8:00 AM monday morning to hear specific instructions as to who should report and where. Depending on the court schedule, you may not need to report at all so please call to be sure.

Before arriving for jury service, please complete your juror questionnaire card and read over the juror summons instructions that are printed inside your summons.

Proper clothing is required before entering the courtroom. No shorts, tank tops, sleeveless shirts, flip flops or hats are permitted in the courtroom.

The Bell County Justice Complex is a high security facility. When reporting for jury duty, please allow for additional time to clear the security check points. In order to expedite the screening process, we ask that you please leave all large bags and excess property at home or secured in your vehicle.

If you have general questions during business hours about your Jury Summons, call 254-933-5949 or 1-800-460-2355 (extension 5949) or email questions or special accomodations to