Information about Jury Service in Tama
County District Court
Location of courthouse and directions:
100 West High St. Toledo, Iowa
8:00 AM TO 4:30 PM
Contact information: Clerk of Court
Check trial status information: Call 641-484-3381
Where to park: All
around the courthouse square
Courthouse security information:
No weapons of any type
allowed. Sheriff or deputy in attendance when a trial
is in progress
Contact for ADA accommodations: 1-319-398-3920 EXT. 1100
Inside the courthouse—where to report
for jury service: Clerk of court office on first floor of
What to wear to court: Please report for jury service wearing
respectable clothes. As a general rule,
business or business casual clothing is acceptable. The following types of clothing are not
suitable for court proceedings: shorts,
tube tops, halter tops, clothing that contains any obscene, suggestive or
inflammatory print or images, and clothes that are overly dirty or ragged.
Absences/Emergencies: Jurors who cannot appear as directed should
the clerk's office at 641-484-3381.
Anyone needing to contact
juror for emergencies should also call this number.
Travel, mileage and other expenses: Jurors are reimbursed for travel to and
from residence to the courthouse at a rate approved by the supreme court.
Pursuant to state law, you will be paid $30 a day for each day of jury
service up to seven days; $50 a day for eight or more days of service. You may waive the right to compensation,
which will help reduce the state's cost of operating the court system.