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Grand Jury Eligibility Requirements

The next term of office of the civil grand jury will be July 1, 2024 through June 30, 2025.

Eligibility Requirements & Application Requirement

Thank you of your interest in the Napa County Civil Grand Jury. The 2024-2025 Grand Jury recruitment will be open in early March. New grand jury members are expected to be empaneled on July 9, 2024.

State law requires the formation of a grand jury every year. Grand jury service is an important civic responsibility for all citizens of this state. It is also a rewarding experience for those who serve.

What is the Grand Jury and why should I apply?

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Grand jurors must meet the following legal qualifications:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Citizen of the United States
  • Resident of Napa County one year prior to commencement of term of office
  • Possess sufficient knowledge of the English language
  • Not currently serving as a trial juror
  • Not discharged as a grand juror within one year prior to commencement of term of office
  • Never convicted of a malfeasance in office or any felony or other higher crime
  • Not currently serving as an elected official
  • In possession of natural faculties, of ordinary intelligence, of sound judgment, and of fair character