"Blue Card" - Respond to a summons


You are now ready to Respond to the Blue Card Summons.

You can respond using the phone or web site: You will need to complete the entire process the first time you access either the phone or the web login. (You can do this only once, as the automated system collects information and does not allow for multiple attempts.)

  • To ACCEPT your juror Service on the phone: call 253-798-8808 -- one time only. This will take about 10 minutes or so as you answer the multiple questions.
    • Excusals and postponements can be done thru the web login or by contacting Jury Administration by email or phone Please see the information below..
  • NOTE: this web login can also be used to see you're status if you're waiting for an answer on a previously submitted excusal. Please feel free to contact jury administration directly by email or phone if you have questions regarding a pending request.
BELOW IS A PREVIEW OF THE 4-STEP RESPONSE WEB PROCESS. IT ALSO INCLUDES HELPFUL HINTS  AND TIPS. THE "ABOUT JURY VIDEO" ALSO SHOWS HOW TO DO THE 4-STEP RESPONSE. 
Preview of 4 Step Response Process
  1. Juror Login
  2. Step 1 - Verify Name & Employer
  3. Step 2 - Verify Address and Phone Number
  4. Step 3 - Answer Qualifying Questions
  5. Step 4 - Accept, Postpone or Request Excusal
  6. Response Completed
Enter the BADGE NUMBER from the blue card and your date of birth.
Check the "certify" box and submit.

If it's not working,
First, check the name on the card to make sure it is you, and not someone else in your family, your neighbor, or a name you don't recognize. Or the data for your DOB may be in our system incorrectly.

Contact us and we'll help you. 


  1. Accept
  2. Postpone
  3. Request Excusal
  4. What if I Don't Show Up

ACCEPT



You accept
. You will receive the red & white summons with your group number and call-in instructions
  1. If the report date is less than 1-2 weeks in the future,  please email us for your next best step.
  2. If there is only a few days before you are to report and
    • You plan to commit and complete jury duty, come in on the first day of the week, arrive at 7:30 a.m and bring your blue postcard.
    • If you cannot commit to this date, do not come in. Send us an email. We will respond on the next workday with a better plan for you, a new date or excusal