The United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida has received several calls this week from concerned local citizens reporting a jury scam.


The United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida has received several calls this week from concerned local citizens reporting a jury scam.



According to the reports, the caller, who claims to represent the Court, tells the person that he/she has failed to report for federal jury duty and then states that the person will be arrested and jailed by the judge unless he/she appears at the courthouse with a MoneyPak card.



Please be advised this is a scam. If you are a victim of this scam, please contact the FBI’s Internet Crimes Complaint Center at www.ic3.gov.



If you have any questions or concerns about federal jury service please contact the Office of the Clerk:



District Jury Office at 850-521-3705 or by email at jury_flnd@flnd.uscourts.gov;



Gainesville Division at 352-380-2400;



Pensacola Division at 850-435-8440;



Tallahassee Division at 850-521-3501;



Panama City Division at 850-769-4556.