Civil Process

Time Frame

Court processes are served in accordance with state statutes, with special attention directed toward prompt and professional personal service. We attempt all civil processes within 24 hours of receipt and are usually able to execute them within 72 hours. We also process delinquent tax sales for Hood County.

Processes Served

The Civil Unit processes, receives, receipts, delivers, and returns all legal documents originated by courts. This unit is responsible for the service of all civil processes including:
  • Citations and other notices
  • Protective orders
  • Restraining orders
  • Writs of Attachment
  • Writs of Execution
  • Writs of Garnishment
  • Writs of Possession
  • Writs of Reentry
  • Writs of Sequestration

Execution of Writs

Execution of writs, from evictions and sequestrations to million-dollar executions involving real and personal property, are accomplished with the highest regard for the safety of the public and parties involved. Efforts are taken to minimize the expense of seizing, storing, and selling property.


View the constable's fees for civil services.