State Grand Juries
- California Grand Jurors Association
Group comprised of present and former members of grand juries works to
make grand juries more effective and educate the public about the functions and
responsibilities of the grand jury.
County Features the jury's 1996-97 final report. Includes a listing
of jury members.
- Calaveras County
Read reports and official responses, peruse a profile of jury members
and find basic facts about jury functions. With government directories.
- Eldorado County Learn
about the history of members of this investigative body. Download grand jury
reports for viewing with Acrobat.
County Offers a brief profile of the duties of the grand jury, whose
main focus is the investigation of county agencies. Includes contact
- Kern County
Read the final report of the 1998-99 grand jury. Presented by the
- Los Angeles County
Peruse grand jury reports, find out how to apply for a seat on the jury, and
stay abreast of the grand jury's schedule.
- Marin County Find answers
to frequently asked questions about the form and function of grand juries.
Includes archived grand jury reports.
- Mendocino County
Read reports issued by the investigative body and find links to other local
- Orange County
Learn about past and present jury members and read archived reports.
Download grand-jury application guidelines.
- Placer County
Peruse final reports from this investigative body. Follow links to other
county offices, including the board of supervisors.
- Sacramento County
Examine the grand jury's reports, including commentary from specific
- San Benito County
Read the interim report, dated May 15, 1997, regarding the sheriff's
investigation into the death of Michael Mize.
Diego County Find grand jury reports, contact information, office
locations and a FAQ.
Diego County Read a FAQ and learn about the functions of the grand
jury. Includes a form for lodging complaints.
Diego Superior Court Learn how to apply for the grand jury and find
resources of interest to current and potential jurors.
- San Francisco Civil
Jury Offers an introduction to the civil grand jury. Peruse archived
- San Luis Obispo
County Read an overview of the grand jury's history, mission and
procedures. Includes a complaint form and archived reports.
Mateo County Offers a history and overview of the grand jury. Read
archived grand jury reports.
- Santa Barbara County Find an
introductory profile of the grand jury and peruse archived reports. With links
to other grand-jury homepages.
Clara County Explore the history and functions of the grand jury.
Includes discussions of juror qualifications and selection.
- San Luis Obispo
County Brief profile includes a summary of the grand jury's function
and provides contact numbers and related links.
- Santa Cruz
County Find reports issued by the grand jury and peruse official
responses to those reports.
County Features a profile of the superior court investigative body
that independently scrutinizes the county's municipal offices. Learn how to
County Features contact information and an overview of the functions
of the civil and criminal grand juries.
County Provides an overview of the county's criminal and civil grand
juries. Follow links to other court-related resources.
- Ventura County
Read the final 1995-96 report by this grand jury whose emphasis is on
investigation of the county's government agencies. Includes a jury profile.
Falls District Court Offers a brief overview of the form and
function of the grand jury. With links to court-related resources.
Circuit Court Find out what to expect if chosen to serve on the
grand jury. Includes an overview of juror duties and voting procedures.
- University of
Dayton Learn about the form and function of juries, including jury
size, provisions for alternates, and jury selection. By S. Brenner and G.
- The Oregonian
Article by Steve Duin looks at a trend among Oregon grand juries to
justify the use of deadly force by armed citizens.
- Handbook for Grand
Jurors Comprehensive guide covers the nature and functions of the
regular and special grand juries.
County Circuit court homepage includes a brief overview of the
schedule and procedures of the grand jury. With links to court-related
Beach Presents a procedural overview for prospective and current