I have received a summons for my son or daughter who is away attending college. May I take care of this for them or do I have to mail it to them?
Yes, you may take care of this matter. Indicate on the back of the summons that they are enrolled in college. Just sign your name as a parent and return to Jury Services.
I have received a summons for a person who is now deceased. What do I do to take care of this?
Please write on the front or back of the summons “Deceased” and return to our office. We will then forward this information to the Denton County elections department.
I have received a summons for a person who does not live at this address. What do I do with the summons?
The summons needs to be returned indicating that the person does not live at the address. "Please return to sender this person does not live at the address."
I have received a summons for a person who is active duty military. How do I handle this?
Please write on the front or back of the summons “Active duty military” and return to our office.
What if I don’t have transportation?
There are no transportation exemptions. If you have not been rescheduled before, then you may request a postponement in order to make better arrangements to appear. You may also contact the Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) at (940) 243-0077. You may also visit the DCTA website which includes information regarding the new A-train.