• *** NOVEMBER 27, 2018 BOARD OF COMMISSIONER MEETING LOCATION IS ALPINE CENTER AT 9:30 A.M.***
    DECEMBER BOC UPDATE – The last Board of Commissioner meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 (instead of December 11th) in Room 100 at the County Courthouse.

Civil Process

The Office of the Sheriff, by statue must maintain a civil division. The division is responsible for service of:

  • Summons and Complaints
  • Orders to Seize Property
  • Small Claims -Order of Evictions (Tenant Removal)
  • Notice of Hearings
  • Personal Protection Orders
  • Child Support Petitions
  • Summary Proceedings
  • Foreclosure Sales
  • Order to Show Causes

Hours of Operation: The Civil Process Division is open Tuesday thru Thursday 8am-4pm. Please come in no later than a half-hour before we close to allow us sufficient time to assist you. We will extend hours under special circumstances. We are closed on most legal holidays.

If you have a question, you may contact us at (989) 731-7286. Fees for the service are set by statue based on the type of paper that is served. Please contact the Civil Process Division at (989) 731-7286 to inquiry about approximate cost for service, which would include a mileage fee. This division is also responsible for the weekly foreclosure sales. These sales are open to the public and are held every Thursday at 10:00 AM in the lobby of the County Courthouse.

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