The District of Idaho has been alerted to a jury scam email that is currently circulating. If you receive such an email, please do not click on the case number provided in the body of the email. It is a confirmed phishing scam.
Here's what to look for:
Subject: You are summoned for Jury Duty for a Federal Case
Case number: LMF546FF54 (Note: this is not a valid case number for the District of Idaho and specific case information is NEVER provided to prospective jurors)
Signed by: Sherry Mason, Clerk of the Court (Note: this is a fictitious person)
What should you do?
Please visit the Jury Scam section of our website for information regarding email jury scams. Examples of legitimate emails from our eJuror program are provided.
You may also contact the Federal Jury Administrator directly at (208) 334-1493 or (800) 448-6172 with any questions or concerns. These matters are immediately referred to the U.S. Marshals Service.